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Category: Impacts :: Sea Level
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Climate change: Rising sea levels in Fiji create 'ghost towns' 14.9.2020 BBC: World
Coastal erosion, rising sea levels and intense cyclones have forced people to abandon their homes in Fiji.
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Op-Ed: California's burning landscape is proof of rapid climate change 11.9.2020 LA Times: Opinion

We'll never get ahead of these crises until we make the investments needed to reverse the course of climate change.

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Fire, smoke, heat, drought — how climate change could spoil your next glass of California Cabernet 5.9.2020 LA Times: Business

How many more scorched summers can the king grape of Napa Valley survive?

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Feds to increase monitoring after Grizzly Creek fire raises risk of catastrophic landslides in Glenwood Canyon 28.8.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Wildfires burning away trees and shrubs along the Interstate 70 corridor through Glenwood Canyon, perennially plagued by falling rocks, have raised risks of catastrophic landslides -- prompting federal geologists to install more monitoring sensors.
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Climate change: 'Unprecedented' ice loss as Greenland breaks record 20.8.2020 BBC: Science
In a record breaking 2019, Greenland lost enough ice to cover the UK with over 2m of melt water.
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Climate change: Dams played key role in limiting sea level rise 19.8.2020 BBC: Science
Huge dam projects that came on stream in the 1970s substantially slowed the rate of sea level rise.
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Climate change: Satellites record history of Antarctic melting 10.8.2020 BBC: Science
European spacecraft track in fine detail the thinning that's occurred at the continent's edge.
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Climate change: Coastal erosion 'to threaten more Australian homes' 29.7.2020 BBC: Science
Australia's love of beachside living will become more precarious as wave movements change, experts say.
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Rep. Tulsi Gabbard rebuts U.S. claim that Marshall Islands nuclear waste site is safe 27.7.2020 LA Times: Nation

The Hawaii congresswoman, a critic of U.S. policy in the Marshall Islands, wants 'fresh eyes' on a leaking nuclear waste dump in the central Pacific.

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Editorial: Trump's continued disregard for the environment and climate change poses a mortal threat 19.7.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Trump invoked a highway project in announcing rollbacks of a bedrock environmental law. Funny, because voters face a fork in the road in November.

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New South Wales erosion: Huge swells leave homes at risk of collapse 17.7.2020 BBC: World
Huge waves have lashed the New South Wales coastline this week, causing erosion beneath homes.
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Even in Death, Black Bodies Face Environmental Racism 10.7.2020 Truthout.com
Many Black grave sites are vulnerable to disasters due to systemic racial disparities in planning and ...
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Climate change: 'Rising chance' of exceeding 1.5C global target 9.7.2020 BBC: Front Page
The chance of breaching one of the Paris accord goals in the next five years has doubled, a study says.
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U.S. says leaking nuclear waste dome is safe; Marshall Islands leaders don't believe it 2.7.2020 LA Times: Environment

The DOE says that radioactive leakage from Runit Dome, a respository for U.S. atomic waste, is insignificant. Marshall Islands leaders are skeptical.

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Indonesia: Alone in a sinking village 26.5.2020 BBC: World
Once home to more than 200 families, the village of Bedono in Central Java is now under water.
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Introducing Boiling Point, a newsletter on climate change, environment and energy 27.4.2020 LA Times: Environment

If you're like most people, you're spending more time at home than you ever imagined possible and wondering just when life will return to normal.

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Climate change: Blue skies pushed Greenland 'into the red' 15.4.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
Cloud-free skies played a key role in one of the worst years for Greenland's ice sheet.
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'Dinosaurs walked through Antarctic rainforests' 1.4.2020 BBC: Science
Sediments drilled off the coast of the ice continent reveal a time of great warmth and plant growth.
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Climate change: Earth's deepest ice canyon vulnerable to melting 23.3.2020 BBC: Science
Nasa scientists probe Denman Glacier which fills the deepest land gorge on Earth.
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Greenland and Antarctica ice loss accelerating 12.3.2020 BBC: Science
The Earth's great ice sheets are losing mass six times faster today than they were in the 1990s.
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