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N. Humboldt Bay
North Humboldt Bay, California
Photo Credit: USFWS Pacific Southwest Region

New sea-level rise report released for the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington by The National Academies

This new report highlights past and present patterns and future projections of sea-level rise along the coast of California, Oregon and Washington. Key findings include projections of varying rates of sea-level rise across the west coast as compared to the global average, earthquake effects, storm surges, and the role of wetlands.

Find the report here

Published on: Tuesday, June 26, 2012

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