Sea levels

Climate Change

Record Rise in China’s Sea Levels Threatens Coastal Cities Like Shanghai

Sea levels on China’s coastline have hit their highest on record for the second year in a row, rising more quickly than the global average and posing a serious threat to coastal cities such as the financial hub of Shanghai. In 2022, China’s coastal sea levels were 94 millimeters (3.7 inch) higher than “normal,” defined […]

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