How many people will migrate due to rising sea levels? Our best guesses aren't good enough

Rising sea levels may trap more people than are displaced.

Shouro Dasgupta, Lecturer in Environmental Economics, Università Ca'Foscari • conversation
Sept. 25, 2020 ~7 min

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Half of world's sandy beaches could disappear due to sea level rise by 2100

Sandy beaches are densely populated and occupy more than one third of the global coastline.

Abiy S. Kebede, Lecturer in Flood and Coastal Engineering, Brunel University London • conversation
March 2, 2020 ~7 min

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Bacton Gas Terminal to be protected by sandscaping plan

A nationally important terminal on the Norfolk coast is to be protected by a new "sandscape".

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Dec. 3, 2018 ~2 min

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