Sea level rise will turn Miami into American Atlantis
James Hansen, the godfather of global-warming science, has argued that it could increase as high as 16 feet by then ... cities will be affected by sea level rise of 5, 12, and 25 feet. Above is "A view of Miami's South Beach, FL."
Report: Higher seas mean extreme floods in SC, NC
For more information about the Climate Central report, including interactive maps, go to http://sealevel.climatecentral.org/ssrf/south-carolina A new analysis of sea level rise concludes ... floods of more than 4 feet above high tide within 40 years ...
Tidal ‘Nuisance Flooding’ On The Rise In Coastal Cities As Sea Level Inches Upward
Sweet said that flooding is now occurring along with high tides in many locations due to climate-related sea level rise, land subsidence, and the loss of natural barriers. The study defines nuisance flooding as a daily rise in water level above the minor ...
How High Could the Tide Go?
BREDASDORP, South Africa — A scruffy crew of scientists barreled ... The team located suspected Pliocene beaches as low as 38 feet and as high as 111 feet above modern sea level. In similar work in Australia and on the East Coast of the United States ...
New Atlantic/Pacific climate links cause US and island calamity
Less than a metre above sea level, it is debateable ... to stress how urgent this problem is ; Island image; Credit: © Shutterstock Shayne McGregor and many colleagues from the Universities of Hawaii and New South Wales (Australia) have drawn attention ...