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Rising seas due to climate change threaten 180 American cities

Sea Level Rise a Threat to 180 Cities in the U.S.

Miami, New Orleans, and Virginia Beach are just three of the 180 coastal cities in the United States that could be threatened with sea level rise by the end of the century, reports a new study published last week in the journal Climate Change Letters. Previous research has looked at where ocean waters may be headed as land-based ice melts…

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Walrus on melting ice

Walrus Again Forced to Flee Melting Arctic Sea Ice

We first reported in 2007 of Walrus pushed off Arctic sea ice due to unusually an unusually low Arctic sea ice extent in the eastern Chukchi Sea, where they normally spend their summers breeding and feeding in the shallow waters of the continental shelf. For the third time in the past four years Walrus again find themselves forced onto land…

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