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Sea level rise report in the news

John Kerr posted in on November 28th, 2014.

A new report outlining the science behind the future’s inevitable sea level rise – and how it will impact on New Zealanders – has been widely covered in national media. The report from the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Changing climate and rising seas: Understanding the science, clearly lays out the evidence base for predicted increases in sea […]

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Dom Post: Seas may rise even higher

Peter Griffin posted in on November 12th, 2009.

The Dominion Post’s environment reporter Kiran Chug on the implications of climate change for sea level changes. An excerpt: (read in full here) “In its advice to councils, the ministry says that as sea levels rise, more high tides will flood coastal land. Waves will have more chance of attacking backshores and foredunes, and erosion […]

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