What the World’s Cities Would Look Like If Every Glacier Melted

What the World’s Cities Would Look Like If Every Glacier Melted

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Acqua alta, Venice. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care

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A planner maps extreme sea level rise, turning Los Angeles, New York, London, and other cities into urban archipelagoes…

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Interactive Map: “Explore the world’s new coastlines if sea level rises 216 feet” National Geographic

“Rising Seas,” National Geographic (September 2013)
As the planet warms, the sea rises. Coastlines flood. What will we protect? What will we abandon? How will we face the danger of rising seas?

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