Global Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the United States National Climate Assessment Print E-mail
NOAA global sea level rise report

Thursday December 6, 2012

Featured by NOAA, a member of the U.S. Global Change Research Program

A new sea level rise scenarios report was released today by NOAA's Climate Program Office in collaboration with twelve contributing authors from ten different federal and academic science institutions.

The report was produced in response to a request from the U.S. National Climate Assessment Development and Advisory Committee. It provides a synthesis of the scientific literature on global sea level rise, and a set of four scenarios of future global sea level rise. The report includes input from national experts in climate science, physical coastal processes, and coastal management. Read more.