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Rising seas likely to flood U.S. history

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Luke Hodiak
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« on: September 22, 2007, 11:30:42 pm »



A Coastal Nation

Beginning with just one meter of sea level rise, our nation would be physically under siege, with calamitous and destabilizing consequences.

The US is a coastal nation with over 12,000 miles of coastline. With 53% of all Americans living in and around coastal cities and towns, it is important to understand the impact of climate-induced sea level rise on our nation. Previous studies have focused on a six-meter rise. The following study takes a more conservative approach, beginning with a sea level rise of just one meter.




http://www.architecture2030.org/current_situation/coastal_impact.html
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