In South Florida: Rising Seas Sinking In

Peter Sinclair (ClimateCrocks) explains:  Local News reports make it clear […]

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Climate State

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February 25, 2014

Peter Sinclair (ClimateCrocks) explains:  Local News reports make it clear that public officials, academics, every day people, and voters, are being confronted with the reality of Sea Level Rise in one of America’s most vulnerable metro areas, Miami.

These clips point to the ways that South Florida’s rising seas are sinking in to the way people must begin to adapt. Meanwhile, for climate deniers, business as usual continues full speed ahead. Below, Google Earth flyover with added layers of Sea level rise.

And you thought “Eric the Viking” was just kidding.

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  1. The Sandre Guy February 25, 2014 at 3:18 pm - Reply

    Typical Miami… Everyone has had plastic surgery. Even the presenter :P

  2. apeek7 February 26, 2014 at 7:54 am - Reply

    Soon (150 to 200 years) we won’t have to be concerned about hanging chads

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