Rising Sea Levels
21st-Century Engineering Solutions for Climate Change
Reading Level: 8
Interest Level: 7-12
Earth's climate is changing, with new and frightening results. One of the most severe issues is the rise in sea levels. All over the world, island nations are disappearing, coastal areas are flooding, and habitats are washing away. This book explores the causes of global warming and how they are affecting plants, animals, and people all over the world. The text also explores possible solutions, from planting living shorelines to controlling the seas with walls and gates. What do rising sea levels mean for Earth? It's all here in this comprehensive look at a twenty-first-century problem.