The Rising Sea Clive Cussler, Graham Brown
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Thumbnails Document Outline Attachments Review: The Rising Sea. By Mary Beth Griggs July 12, 2017. Main Content Metrics Author & Article Info. These seaside sparrow fledglings are in a precarious position. On Shishmaref Island in Alaska, homes are being washed into the sea. Our analysis of more than 700000 tidal heights worldwide shows that climate change has long been a reality for the coastlines of the world. Between the devil and the deep blue sea. Core samples, tide gauge readings, and, most recently, satellite measurements tell us that over the past century, the Global Mean Sea Level (GMSL) has risen by 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 centimeters). Download PDF to View View Larger. In the South Pacific, small island nations face annihilation by encroaching waters. In coastal Louisiana, an area the size of a football field disappears every day. Pilkey and Rob Young chapters that detail how the rising sea will. Documentary · 'Our Islands Are Sinking', says Chief Telematua of the Pacific Islands. Climate change is altering the coasts of our planet: washing away sandy beaches, submerging islands and flooding plains. These birds are trapped between predators and rising sea levels.