COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Rising Seas
Description: Even if we stopped burning all fossil fuels tomorrow, the existing greenhouse gases would continue to warm the Earth for centuries. As the planet warms, the sea rises. Coastlines flood. We have irreversibly committed future generations to a hotter world and rising seas. What will we protect? What will we abandon? How will we face the danger of rising seas? [Source: National Geographic]
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Source: National Geographic
Publish Date: 9/1/2013
Reading Level: Basic
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