As sea levels rise, over 2200 homes are at risk of flooding

Global Flood News: As sea levels rise, over 2200 homes are at risk of flooding

In News by ambientalcouk


Global Flood News: As sea levels rise, over
2200 homes are at risk of flooding

As sea levels rise, over 2200 homes are at risk of flooding

International News

As sea levels rise, over 2200 homes are at risk of flooding

Sea levels along the Lothian coast are set to rise by almost half a metre by 2080, putting more than 2000 homes at risk.

Read the article in full here.

North American News

Flooding forces 1,200 Kashechewan residents out

An evacuation of the remaining residents in the James Bay community continues as 1,200 people head for higher ground.

Read the article in full here.

European News

UK’s first automatic flood protection system to be installed

Worksop will be the first place in the UK to have a fully automated flood protection system installed.

Read the article in full here

African & Asian News

Facing similar risks, Africa and Asia coordinate research on climate change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s projections warn that without adaptation measures to safeguard populations from the risks associated with climate change, hundreds of millions of people will be affected by coastal flooding or displaced due to land loss by 2100. The majority of those affected will be from East, Southeast and South Asia.

Read the article in full here.


Daniel Cook

About The Author: Daniel Cook – Director of Ambiental Environmental Assessment

To get a quote or to discuss what you need, contact Daniel Cook

Call me on 0203 857 8540  Or email at [email protected]

Get a free quote from me