a Clusters of frequently co-occurred terms illustrating major themes of SLR science including (I) geological dimensions and sea-level indicators, (II) impacts, risks, and adaptation, (III) physical components of sea-level change, and (IV) coastal ecosystems and habitats. bc Indicate the colour coded maps of average publication year and the average number of citations for different terms used in titles and abstracts of SLR articles, respectively.

REST-COAST published a new scientific article in collaboration with PROTECT and CoCliCo

21 July 2023

The collaborative efforts of the REST-COAST, PROTECT, and CoCliCo projects have resulted in a recently published paper in the esteemed Communications Earth & Environment journal. 

Entitled "The evolving landscape of sea-level rise science from 1990 to 2021," this study delves into the implications of rising global temperatures on our planet's oceans. Through in-depth research, the paper sheds light on the multifaceted consequences of this alarming trend, including the thermal expansion of oceans, the rapid loss of ice sheets and glaciers, and fluctuations in land water storage.

The findings presented in this comprehensive analysis provide a critical understanding of the evolving science behind sea-level rise and offer valuable insights into the urgent challenges posed by climate change.

Find the full paper here.