sea level rise

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Severe, chronic flooding will devastate California coast as sea levels rise, experts say

Published: 
Tue, 07/25/2017 - 10:09am

As glaciers melt amid the heat of a warming planet, scientists predict that coastal communities in the United States could eventually experience flooding from higher tides.

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I’m a scientist. I’m blowing the whistle on the Trump administration.

Published: 
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:00am

I am not a member of the deep state. I am not big government.

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Marin sues energy companies over climate risks

Published: 
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 9:51am

Marin County sued 37 oil, gas and coal companies Monday asserting the companies knew their fossil fuel products would cause sea level rise and coastal flooding but failed to reduce their greenhouse gas pollution.

Shrinking Shores Event Photos

Published: 
Sat, 06/17/2017 - 10:48pm

Thanks for coming out to learn about how sea level rise will affect our local beaches.

Shrinking Shores Event

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: 
Santa Monica Beach
North of Annenberg Community Beach House, West of the Bike Path by Lifeguard Tower 2
Santa Monica, CA 90402
In anticipation of World’s Ocean Day, Join us for Shrinking Shores
 
Explore climate change impacts and solutions on Santa Monica’s beaches
 
The City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works are working with the State Coastal Conservancy and coastal communities across California to educate and engage the community on the impacts of sea level rise.