Houses line the shoreline along Birch Bay on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016. A new study by Zillow, the online real estate company, estimates nearly 2,000 homes in Birch Bay would be underwater if sea levels rise as some scientists predict.
Houses line the shoreline along Birch Bay on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016. A new study by Zillow, the online real estate company, estimates nearly 2,000 homes in Birch Bay would be underwater if sea levels rise as some scientists predict. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
Houses line the shoreline along Birch Bay on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016. A new study by Zillow, the online real estate company, estimates nearly 2,000 homes in Birch Bay would be underwater if sea levels rise as some scientists predict. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com

Climate change could leave 2,900 Whatcom homes under water - literally

August 03, 2016 6:00 AM