The veiled ecological danger of rising sea levels

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As sea levels rise, human displacement and subsequent land-use change may be as ecologically significant as the direct impacts of climate change. New work suggesting that mean sea level will rise further and faster than previously thought calls attention to the importance of these indirect processes for ecology and conservation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1219-1221
Number of pages3
JournalNature Ecology & Evolution
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2017


  • Ecology
  • Conservation biology
  • Planning

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