Coastal maps help SA prepare for sea level rises

24 May 2011 –Sea level rises in Adelaide could be as high as one metre according to  coastal maps highlighting the potential impact of sea level rises on the Adelaide region from climate change released by the federal government last week.

Sea level rise – time’s up

By Lynne Blundell [UPDATE 14 November 2009] 5 November 2009 – The recent report on sea level rise from the House of Representatives committee on climate change has one very clear message – the impact of climate change and rising sea levels is happening now and urgent action is needed. In particular, swift and decisive […]

Sea level rise – time's up

By Lynne Blundell [UPDATE 14 November 2009] 5 November 2009 – The recent report on sea level rise from the House of Representatives committee on climate change has one very clear message – the impact of climate change and rising sea levels is happening now and urgent action is needed. In particular, swift and decisive […]

The courts are taking sea level rises from climate change seriously

by Dariel De Sousa and Barnaby Chessell … 18 June – The effects of climate change on our physical environment are varied and many.  One consequence of climate change of particular relevance for the planning system is sea level rise. Climate change contributes to sea level rise in two main ways: •    the melting of […]