climate change


rising sea levels

global sea sea levels will have serious impacts because of climate change during the next 100 years sea levels will rise by 60 cm rapid sea level rise will likely be the greatest climate change challenge to mangrove ecosystems which require stable sea levels for long term survival

coral bleaching

one most the most visually dramatic effects of climate change is coral bleaching,a stress response caused by high water temperatures that can lead to coral death. recent years have seen widespread and severe coral bleaching episodes around the world with coral mortality reaching 70% in some regions.

stormy weather

most scientists believe that global warming will herald a new era of extreme and unpredictable weather.tropical storms and heavier rainfall may increase.