#Sea level rise

  • Article: Island Nations Declare Climate Crisis as They Fight to Survive

    Island Nations Declare Climate Crisis as They Fight to Survive

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 1, 2019

    “This visionary declaration is a testament to the will of the Pacific people.” Read more

  • Article: US Coral Reefs Protect $1.8 Billion in Assets Every Year

    US Coral Reefs Protect $1.8 Billion in Assets Every Year

    By Joe McCarthy|May 13, 2019

    They also generate billions in revenue for tourism and fishing industries. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Could Be the First Country to Move Its Capital Because of Climate Change

    Indonesia Could Be the First Country to Move Its Capital Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 30, 2019

    The government plans to spend $33 billion on the move. Read more

  • Article: Greenland Is Melting Twice as Fast as It Was 10 Years Ago

    Greenland Is Melting Twice as Fast as It Was 10 Years Ago

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 23, 2019

    Greenland has already lost 4,976 gigatons of water. Read more

  • Article: Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most

    Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    “It has the power to destroy everything it runs through.” Read more

  • Article: Venice Faces Its Worst Floods in 10 Years — and Climate Change Could Cause More

    Venice Faces Its Worst Floods in 10 Years — and Climate Change Could Cause More

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 31, 2018

    Sea level rise could cause the historic city to flood twice a day by 2100. Read more

  • Article: How Climate Change Made Hurricane Michael More Destructive

    How Climate Change Made Hurricane Michael More Destructive

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 12, 2018

    Hurricane Michael is an early case study of an emerging reality about climate change. Read more

  • Article: How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World

    How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 30, 2018

    Gentrification has mixed consequences, but climate change brings new factors. Read more