June 3, 2011

Sea level rising in Australia

With an eight-millimeter sea level rise since the 1990s already being observed along Australia's west and far northern coasts, scientists state that further rises combined with erosion will cause coastlines to retreat 100 meters inland by the end of this century.

http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/wa-beaches-parks-to-disappear-by-2100-20110523-1f0ks.html
http://www.stawelltimes.com.au/news/national/national/general/wa-beaches-parks-to-disappear-by-2100/2172748.aspx

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