How Three Coastal Cities are rising to the Climate Challenge

By Megan Darby

From Rotterdam to Tarakan, coastal cities must deal with rising sea levels and extreme weather threats

Copyright © 2000-2012 Alexander Shafir
Copyright © 2000-2012 Alexander Shafir

Sea levels are rising and so are urban populations. Increasingly volatile rainfall patterns mean flooding and drought. Coastal cities face particular threats from climate change. So what are local authorities doing to protect people, property and ecosystems?

Interesting proposal- Water Plaza Benthemplein Rotterdam

Source: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/04/20/how-three-coastal-cities-are-rising-to-the-climate-challenge/#sthash.dGgcWBaN.dpuf

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