SMCC Webinar – Sea Level Rise and Climate Change
12:00 PM ET, Thursday, June 1, 2017
Links, background reading and resources from our panelists:
Dr. Adam Fenech – Director of the Climate Lab at the University of Prince Edward Island
NOAA’s New Norm and CLIVE turns the numbers into something tangible to a broader audience.
- Video explaining CLIVE – the Coastal Impacts Visualization Environment
- CBC TV report on CLIVE, featuring Dr. Fenech
- Climate Central report, based on latest NOAA figures: Extreme Sea Level Rise and the Stakes for America
Dr. Martin Sharp – Professor. Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta
Not all tides rise the same – Political Challenges and Human Implications of Rising Tides.
- Top 3 Ways Sea Level Rise Threatens Asia-Pacific Region
- Migration induced by sea-level rise could reshape the US population landscape – Nature Climate Change
- Dr. Sharp’s web page
Dr. Robert Kopp – Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University; and Associate Director, Rutgers Energy Institute
Antarctica – This might happen a lot faster than we thought.
- Contribution of Antarctica to past and future sea-level rise – Nature (DeConto & Pollard 2016)
- NOAA report: Global and regional sea level rise scenarios for the United States
- Rising Seas in California report
Dr. Natacha Bernier – Atmospheric Science and Technology branch, Environment and Climate Change Canada
Storm Surges: It will take a lot less for flooding to happen