Sea-level variability to increase with ocean warming

Sea-level variability to increase with ocean warming


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A global tendency for future sea levels to become more variable this century as oceans warm, due to increasing greenhouse gas emissions was identified by a team of researchers at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST).

Sea-level variability alters tidal cycles and enhances the risks of coastal flooding and erosion beyond changes associated with sea-level rise…

Read Full Article, University of Hawaii News (08-20-2020)

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