Category Archives: Sea Level Rise

FL Real Estate Woes

It is interesting to note that Bloomberg News is one of the few business communications companies to be sympathetic to climate change matters. See: The Nightmare Scenario for Florida’s Coastal Homeowners, Demand and financing could collapse before the sea consumes … Continue reading

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Where Will Evacuees from Sea Level Rise Settle?

From the Homeland Security News Wire: Cities inland could be reshaped by migration from sea-level rise  

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Mar A Largo At Risk – More So With Trump’s Climate Moves

Hopefully, it will not take long for the President to see what damage his climate and environmental cutbacks will do.  As Seas Around Mar-a-Lago Rise, Trump’s Cuts Could Damage Local Climate Work. “The president’s budget calls for ending an environmental … Continue reading

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Sea Level Rise – new NOAA report

See new NOAA Technical Report #83, Jan. 2017. Global and Regional Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the U.S. ; 75 pp. [Thanks to Chris Jones for the citation.] See also this related article from HS Newswire: Sea levels in U.S. Northeast … Continue reading

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Scientific Reports on Sea Level Rise

At least one regular reader takes issue with this matter, but the Diva finds the scientific evidence compelling. Coastal resilience:Accelerating sea level rise requires collaborative response Recent estimates suggest that global mean sea level rise could exceed two meters by … Continue reading

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When Sea Level Rise Hits Home

From Bloomberg News:  Trump Rejects Climate Change, but Mar-a-Lago Could Be Lost to the Sea . “Floridians in Palm Beach spend millions to deal with rising seas.” An excerpt: Donald Trump shelled out $409,759 for property taxes in 2016 on … Continue reading

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“King Tides” in FL

Intensified by Climate Change, ‘King Tides’ Change Ways of Life in Florida King tides, which frequently flood South Florida even when the sun shines, are the most blatant example of the interplay between rising seas and the alignment of the … Continue reading

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