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Regional Awareness on Sea Level Rise Effects—What Do We Know About the South-Eastern North Sea Coast?

  • Nina Eschweiler
  • Tobias Dolch
  • Christian Buschbaum
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth System Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTHSYST)

Abstract

During the 20th century climate change proceeded fast, especially accelerated by industrialization. Burning of fossil fuels, deforestation, agriculture and ranching increased the amount of emitted greenhouse gases such as CO2, which accumulate in the atmosphere and hamper the heat emission from surface of the Earth into the universe.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nina Eschweiler
    • 1
  • Tobias Dolch
    • 1
  • Christian Buschbaum
    • 1
  1. 1.Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Wadden Sea Station SyltList/SyltGermany

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