Climate Risk Areas Initiative News

2 December 2022

NOAA Ocean Podcast, Episode 60: Equity and Justice in Coastal Planning

This podcast highlights equity and justice in coastal planning- two topics that are very integral to CPO and are administration priorities.

New evidence for what triggers ice sheet calving 28 February 2017

New evidence for what triggers ice sheet calving

New findings suggest ice sheets, such as the Greenland Ice Sheet and Antarctica, could be at risk of collapsing and raising sea levels more than most models currently predict based on global warming alone.



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