Category Archives: Sea Level Rise

Senegal Sea Level Rise Already At Emergency Levels

How both salt water incursion and drought threaten water supply and the very existence of the capital city An ill-advised and half-hearted attempt to dig a drainage canal only made the situation worse in the nearby town of Doun Baba … Continue reading

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A Race With Time and the Ocean for Lagos, Nigeria

One of the world’s fastest growing cities offers a glimpse of the future for low lying metro areas Lagos State Is West Africa’s Chaotic Economic Hub, But The Ocean Is Eating Away It’s Territory Residents of Lagos State have watched … Continue reading

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