New York’s $20bn plan to survive rising seas


AFP news agency

Published on Nov 10, 2016

With the COP 22 climate meeting underway in Marrakesh, AFP is looking at the effects of global warming worldwide and ways to mitigate them. The coastal city of New York faces sea-level rises of up to 6 feet by 2100. Efforts are being made to defend Manhattan, even if some parts of the city are being abandoned.

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