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Sinking Into Paradise: Climate Change Worsening Coastal Erosion in Trinidad
Environment  (tags: Trouble in Paradise, Trinidad, climate-change, rising seas, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, climatechange, healthconditions )

Cal
- 156 days ago - ipsnews.net
The coastline of Trinidad is under threat as seas rise, storms grow heavier, and as sand is washed away. As iconic coconut trees are lapped by an encroaching sea, some of the dangers of climate change are becoming clear.
Climate Change Crusade Goes Local
Environment  (tags: rising seas, melting ice, climate-change, activism, globalwarming, protection, healthconditions, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 267 days ago - csmonitor.com
While US leaders remain bogged down in debate over global warming, local communities are acting on their own to hold back rising seas. Witness Miami Beach's elevated streets.
How 2 Degrees C of Warming Could Reshape the U.S.
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, rising seas, impacts on populated areas, research, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, world )

Cal
- 285 days ago - climatecentral.org
If, as suggested by a comprehensive new review in the journal Science, 2°C of global warming would lock in at least 20 feet (6 m) of eventual sea level rise, what would that warming mean for the future and heritage of the U.S.?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Sea-Level Rise: Cut Carbon Pollution
Environment  (tags: green, greenhouse gases, environment, rising seas, destruction, ecosystems, weather, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics, government, world )

Cal
- 400 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Rising oceans pose a deadly threat to America's coastal communities. As global warming accelerates, sea-level rise increases the damage and danger from flooding and storm surges.
Louisiana Tribes Battle Rising Gulf Waters
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, activism, native rights, rising seas, environment, climate, water, nature, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 452 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Beset by rising sea levels, communities on the Louisiana coast and offshore islands are constantly flooding, leaving the United Houma Nation and the Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha Choctaw struggling for dry land.
GLOBAL WARMING: Pakistan's Coastal Villagers Retreat as Seas Gobble Land
Environment  (tags: world, globalwarming, environment, ecosystems, rising seas, social impacts, oceans, humans, climate-change )

Cal
- 481 days ago - reuters.com
The world's rising tides have something for everyone to worry about
A Huge Antarctic Ice Sheet Is Melting Three Times Faster Than Previously Thought
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, research, ecosystems, destruction, environment, globalwarming, world )

Cal
- 517 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A West Antarctic ice sheet that is roughly the size of Texas is losing the amount of ice equivalent to Mount Everest every two years, representing a melt rate that has tripled over the last decade, according to new research t
Pacific Island Climate Warriors Take on Fossil Fuel Industry
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, Pacific Islands, acitvism, activists, world, protection, oceans )

Cal
- 606 days ago - greenleft.org.au
For some in the Pacific, climate change has already changed their lives forever. The Solomon Islands town of Taro -- capital of the Choiseul Province -- announced on August 15 it would soon be forced to relocate to another island entirely
The Gulf of Mexico Is Rapidly Swallowing Southeastern Louisiana
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, globalwarming, rising seas, climate-change, protection, politics, oceans, energy, ecosystems, humans, government, water )

Cal
- 607 days ago - alternet.org
The land is home to half of the country's oil refineries, a port vital to 31 states, and 2 million people who would be dispossessed.
Welcome to Ground Zero--Literally--for Sea Level Rise in North America
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, politics, pollution, oceans, nature, humans )

Cal
- 746 days ago - takepart.com
A bayou port for the oil and gas industry is under threat from global warming. The jambalaya is served with a side of irony.
Marine Life Rising Levels of Acids in Seas May Endanger Marine Life, Says Study
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, landmarks, preservaiton, protection, nature, climatechange, ecosystems, destruction, environment, oceans, oceans )

Cal
- 982 days ago - theguardian.com
Experts claim current rate of change is likely to be more than 10 times faster than it has ever been in Earth's history
5 Gorgeous Landmarks Threatened By Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, landmarks, preservaiton, protection, nature, climatechange, ecosystems, destruction, environment, oceans )

Cal
- 1026 days ago - motherjones.com
Because of climate change, postcard-perfect lighthouses, parks, and seaside city blocks could soon be swallowed into the ocean.
Study: Sea Rise Faster on US East Than Rest of Globe
Environment  (tags: global warming, climate-change, climate, rising seas, oceans, politics, humans, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, world )

Cal
- 1409 days ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
Sea levels are rising much faster along the US East Coast than they are around the globe, putting one of the world's most costly coasts in danger of flooding, government researchers report.
Polar Shifts on Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: Polar Shift, Rising Seas, global warming, climate change )

Anna
- 1760 days ago - news.discovery.com
How high will the oceans rise in response to our warming global climate, and how fast will it happen?Climate scientists have been unable to answer these basic questions with any confidence, mainly because they can't really tell how the ice caps at the....
   

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