#Repost @unfccc ・・・ Sea level rise is accelerating. From 1901 to 2010, the global average sea level rose by 19 cm as oceans expanded due to ocean warming and ice melt. . Globally, eight of the world’s 10 largest cities are near a coast, and about 40 percent of the world’s population live within 100 km of coastlines. . Higher sea levels mean deadly and destructive storm surges push farther inland than they once did, which means more frequent flooding and greater risks to coastal communities. . Sea level rise is especially problematic in the Florida Keys, where 90 percent of the land mass is five feet above sea level or less. . Datwaviz via Ed Hawkins, Twitter. #sealevelrise #sealevel #climatechange #climate #oceans #Florida #seas #environment #coasts - Years Of Living Dangerously

#Repost @unfccc ・・・ Sea level rise is accelerating. From 1901 to 2010, the global average sea level rose by 19 cm as oceans expanded due to ocean warming and ice melt. . Globally, eight of the world’s 10 largest cities are near a coast, and about 40 percent of the world’s population live within 100 km of coastlines. . Higher sea levels mean deadly and destructive storm surges push farther inland than they once did, which means more frequent flooding and greater risks to coastal communities. . Sea level rise is especially problematic in the Florida Keys, where 90 percent of the land mass is five feet above sea level or less. . Datwaviz via Ed Hawkins, Twitter. #sealevelrise #sealevel #climatechange #climate #oceans #Florida #seas #environment #coasts

#Repost @unfccc ・・・
Sea level rise is accelerating. From 1901 to 2010, the global average sea level rose by 19 cm as oceans expanded due to ocean warming and ice melt.
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Globally, eight of the world’s 10 largest cities are near a coast, and about 40 percent of the world’s population live within 100 km of coastlines.
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Higher sea levels mean deadly and destructive storm surges push farther inland than they once did, which means more frequent flooding and greater risks to coastal communities.
.
Sea level rise is especially problematic in the Florida Keys, where 90 percent of the land mass is five feet above sea level or less.
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Datwaviz via Ed Hawkins, Twitter. #sealevelrise #sealevel #climatechange #climate #oceans #Florida #seas #environment #coasts

#Repost @unfccc ・・・
Sea level rise is accelerating. From 1901 to 2010, the global average sea level rose by 19 cm as oceans expanded due to ocean warming and ice melt.
.
Globally, eight of the world’s 10 largest cities are near a coast, and about 40 percent of the world’s population live within 100 km of coastlines.
.
Higher sea levels mean deadly and destructive storm surges push farther inland than they once did, which means more frequent flooding and greater risks to coastal communities.
.
Sea level rise is especially problematic in the Florida Keys, where 90 percent of the land mass is five feet above sea level or less.
.
Datwaviz via Ed Hawkins, Twitter. #sealevelrise #sealevel #climatechange #climate #oceans #Florida #seas #environment #coasts

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