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Living with a rising sea

Posted on 24. Mar, 2011 by Florent Baarsch in Adaptation to climate change, Sea-level rise

Living with a rising sea

How is the increase in sea level felt in Tuvalu? Are there initiatives to reduce this problem?
Which are the consequences of this problem to the population?

Suffering of costal erosion and polluted ground water

Posted on 10. Mar, 2011 by Lan Marie in Consequences of Climate Change on Tuvalu, Outer Islands

Suffering of costal erosion and polluted ground water

The most shocking sight that meets you when entering Nukufetau, is the massively eroded coast at the end of the main islet. Several coconut trees had fallen down recently and the sea had eaten its way into and around the trees that were still standing.


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