Can a single region in Florida show the state how to adapt to climate change?

Vella, Karen & Butler, William (2016) Can a single region in Florida show the state how to adapt to climate change? The Conversation, August(19).

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Abstract

With every passing year, Southeast Florida faces more pressure to adapt to climate change. The region already experiences the effects of climate change, such as flooding on sunny days during the highest tides of the year, the failure of flood control canals, rapid beach erosion and saltwater intrusion into drinking water supplies.

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ID Code: 98313
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Climate change, Governance, Infrastructure, Sea Level Rise, climate adaptation, Resilience, Florida, urban resilience
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > Institutes > Institute for Future Environments
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2016 Conversation Media Group
Deposited On: 25 Aug 2016 23:00
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2016 22:37

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