Coastal Risks Posed by Sea Level Rise and High Tides

The King Tide Photo Initiative encourages the public to visually document the impact of rising seas, as exemplified during current king tide events. Photos show water levels along the Embarcadero in San Francisco, California, during relatively normal tides (top), and during an extreme high tide or “king tide” (bottom).

Photo credit: Mark Johnsson.
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29 June 2015 - 5:35pm