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admin 07-27-2011 06:30 PM

Rising sea levels could send the Gulf to your backyard
 
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) dropped a report this week (following this fairly damning one) outlining the potential (and likely) effects of rising sea levels on several U.S. cities. New Orleans of course is on the list ? the NRDC says its one of "the most vulnerable cities in the United States to the impacts of climate change, due to its low elevation, land subsidence rates, sea level rise, and prediction of more intense hurricanes."? [ Read more ]

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SmashMouth 07-27-2011 06:44 PM

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The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) dropped a report this week (following this fairly damning one) outlining the potential (and likely) effects of rising sea levels on several U.S. cities. New Orleans of course is on the list ? the NRDC says its one of "the most vulnerable cities in the United States to the impacts of climate change, due to its low elevation, land subsidence rates, sea level rise, and prediction of more intense hurricanes."? [ Read more ]

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I'm 900 feet up where I am at. I should be safe...

foreverfan 07-27-2011 07:09 PM

Yea... I sold my house so I could be out of here real fast.

saintfan 07-27-2011 10:46 PM

We're all gonna die!

Turbo Saint 07-28-2011 01:37 AM

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Originally Posted by SmashMouth (Post 311895)
I'm 900 feet up where I am at. I should be safe...

yea...for now...

sadly, no one is paying attention at all to climate change...especially when we have the means to do something about it *sigh*


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