Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Two Meter Sea Level Rise Unstoppable

A rise of at least two meters in the world's sea levels is now almost unstoppable, experts told a climate conference at Oxford University.

"The crux of the sea level issue is that it starts very slowly but once it gets going it is practically unstoppable," said Stefan Rahmstorf, a scientist at Germany's Potsdam Institute and a widely recognized sea level expert.

This is a very sobering article and is a must read!

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