Sea level

Global sea level has been modestly rising since at least the mid-1800s. There has been little if any acceleration in recent decades. Humans were able to effectively adapt to sea-level rise utilizing 19th- and 20th-century technologies, and should be able to even more effectively adapt to sea-level rise utilizing 21st-century technologies.

Wrong, U.N. and Bloomberg, Climate Change Is Not Making Weather or Immigration Worse

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A Bloomberg News story reports U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on developed countries to transfer green technologies to developing countries because rich nations have caused catastrophic climate change, imposing costs on poorer nations....

North Carolina TV Station Is Wrong on Hurricanes and Rising Seas

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North Carolina television station WRAL recently hosted a segment claiming climate change is making hurricanes more intense and dangerous. This claim is false. By making this claim WRAL is perpetuating a counterfactual alarmist set...

A ‘Carbon Fee’ Will Not Save Hawaii from Climate Change

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A recent story in the Honolulu Civil Beat claims that climate change in Hawaii, driven by fossil-fuel use, is damaging the islands, a problem that can be solved by imposing a tax on carbon...

WCVB Is Wrong, Climate Change Isn’t Destroying East Coast Lighthouses

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A Google news search for the term “climate change” today revealed a post by WCVB5, Boston’s ABC affiliate, claiming lighthouses along the U.S. east coast are being threatened with destruction from rising seas caused...

Poll Shows Maryland Residents Don’t Know Climate Facts; Thanks, Baltimore Sun, for Misleading Them

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A recent survey of Maryland residents' thoughts about climate change found that the majority of Marylanders believe that climate change is having some degree of present negative effect; through the weather, on sea levels,...

Media’s Recent Sea Level Rise Claims Fall Short – The Data Doesn’t Support It

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Dozens of media outlets are parroting a news release from NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and other federal agencies. Headlines such as Sea level to rise one foot along U.S. coastlines...

Sorry CNN, Regardless of Human Activity, Coastlines Grow and Retreat

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CNN published a story about beachfront homes in North Carolina succumbing to coastal erosion. CNN blamed ‘climate change,’ causing rising seas, for North Carolina’s coastal erosion. This blame is misplaced. Coastal erosion and changing...

NOAA, Palm Beach Post Busted for Fake Sea-Level Claims

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Among the top Google News search results today for “climate change,” the Palm Beach Post in Florida published an article claiming that local government will have to prepare for up to 1.4 feet of...

Yahoo News Repeats the False Claim Tuvalu Is Sinking Beneath Rising Seas, Data Show...

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In an interview, Seve Paeniu, the finance minister of the island nation of Tuvalu, tells Yahoo News his country is sinking beneath rising seas as a result of climate change. Hard data gathered for...

No, Roanoke Times, Climate Change Is Not To Blame for Virginia Beach’s Flooding

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A Google news search of the term “climate change” turns up a recent story in the Roanoke Times claiming human caused climate change is causing increased incidences of flooding in Virginia Beach, Virginia. This...

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