Managing coasts under threat from climate change and sea-level rise

Posted on 5th September 2014

Coastal regions under threat from climate change and sea-level rise need to tackle the more immediate threats of human-led and other non-climatic changes, according to a team of international scientists, including Andres Payo at the Environmental Change Institute.

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Long-term investment in flood and coastal risk management – scoping future approaches

Posted on 10th July 2014

Working in association with CH2M HILL, Paul Sayers and Jim Hall have recently been appointed to explore the next generation of methods to support the Environment Agency’s national long-term investment strategy.

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Citizen science project finds global warming makes very wet winters ‘a bit more likely’

Posted on 30th April 2014

An Oxford University citizen science project to assess the effects of global warming has reported a small but statistically significant increase in the probability of extremely wet winters in southern England.

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Vulnerable substations serving millions still at risk from flooding

Posted on 15th April 2014

An article in the Independent online highlights the significant threat UK power supplies face from flooding, with comment from Professor Jim Hall.

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