Best Way To Limit Sea Level Rise? Stop Burning Coal

Best Way To Limit Sea Level Rise? Stop Burning Coal

The seas are rising; there is no question about that. A new study suggests the increase in sea levels could be as much as 1.3 meters (a little over 4 feet) by the end of this century or it could be half of that. It all depends on what happens to the ice in Antarctica and that depends on how much coal is burned over the next few decades, according to a new paper published in the journal Environmental Research Letters . If the world continues to burn as much coal as it does today, that 1.3 meter rise […]