The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced in a press release that it has just released the North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study (NACCS). The report brought together experts from Federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as non-governmental organizations and academia, to assess the flood risks facing coastal communities and ecosystems and collaboratively develop a coastal storm risk management framework to address increasing risks, which are driven in part by increased frequency and intensity of storm events and rising sea levels due to a changing climate. 49 more words
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Kailua Ahupua’a Geology Tour, Sat. Oct. 11, 2014
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A geology tour of the Kailua Ahupua’a, including Kawainui Marsh will be conducted on… 155 more words
Coasts IGCSE: impacts of sea level change on coasts.
The YouTube video link below is a flipped classroom Sirgeogy special: the idea is that you watch it for homework and then we follow up with some exercises in class. 387 more words
The end-Ordovician mass extinction was the first of five during the Phanerozoic, andthe first that involved multicelled organisms. It happened in two distinct phases that roughly coincided with an intense but short-lived glaciation at the South Pole, then situated within what is now the African continent. 408 more words