Sea level

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Philippines’ youth call for systemic change at climate protest
Protesters parading an effigy of Rodrigo Duterte in Manila call for policies that prioritise people and planet

Carmela Fonbuena

24, Sep, 2021 @4:09 PM

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The Guardian view on saving forests: when trees are at risk, so are we | Editorial
Editorial: Plantations are no replacement for biodiverse forests that have evolved over thousands of years


05, Sep, 2021 @5:25 PM

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Rain falls on peak of Greenland ice cap for first time on record
Precipitation was so unexpected, scientists had no gauges to measure it, and is stark sign of climate crisis

Damian Carrington Environment editor

20, Aug, 2021 @12:08 PM

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Future flooding threat could overwhelm complacent UK banks
A Danish bank is warning lenders that the climate crisis must be considered in their long-term plans

Paul Brown

20, Jul, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: rising seas threaten mansions yet to be built
At Emsworth in Hampshire the highest tides will soon be lapping at the doors of new houses

Paul Brown

10, Jul, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Up to 410 million people at risk from sea level rises – study
Majority of land at risk from a 1-metre sea level rise is in the tropics, research finds

Rhi Storer

29, Jun, 2021 @3:00 PM

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‘The water is coming’: Florida Keys faces stark reality as seas rise
Officials prepare to elevate streets despite financial shortfalls, amid recognition that not every home can be saved

Oliver Milman

24, Jun, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Will Britain’s future archaeologists discover a plastic-coated coastline?
Early settlers left flint tools and wooden relics. As sea levels rise again, what we leave behind may expose the reason for our demise

Paul Brown

08, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Arctic sea ice thinning twice as fast as thought, study finds
Less ice means more global heating, a vicious cycle that also leaves the region open to new oil extraction

Damian Carrington Environment editor

04, Jun, 2021 @5:01 AM

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Greenland ice sheet on brink of major tipping point, says study
Scientists say ice equivalent to 1-2 metres of sea level rise is probably already doomed to melt

Damian Carrington Environment editor

17, May, 2021 @7:00 PM

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We can’t stop rising sea levels, but we still have a chance to slow them down | Tamsin Edwards
Despite Covid-enforced isolation, scientists from around the world have produced a vital climate change forecast, says climate scientist Tamsin Edwards

Tamsin Edwards

06, May, 2021 @8:00 AM

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As glaciers disappear in Alaska, the rest of the world’s ice follows
Mountain glacier melt contributes more than a quarter of extra volume to the world’s oceans, disrupting ancient cycles of creation

Jonathan Watts

01, May, 2021 @9:30 AM

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