New Study Finds 8 Islands Swallowed By Rising Sea Level

by Mythbuster [20 Views] 2019-01-11 22:41:01
In response to: A climate professor retires and becomes outspoken skeptic by MikeM, 2019-01-11 15:20:09

A recent study documented the effect of sea level rise, which averages 3mm per year globally and up to 12mm per year in the western Pacific in recent decades. The team found that islands in Micronesia have disappeared in recent years with little to no evidence they existed at all. Several Solomon Islands had similar fates in recent decades as they were overtaken by the sea.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/trevornace/2017/09/09/new-study-finds-8-islands-swallowed-by-rising-sea-level
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