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Protection of saltmarshes is vital for climate change mitigation, researchers warn

Thursday 23 May 2024

The UK’s saltmarshes are under threat from climate change, coastal erosion, and sea-level rise, according to a new study.

More hybrid and nature-based solutions are urgently needed to protect coastal communities from climate change

Thursday 25 April 2024

Coastal areas can be better protected from the effects of climate change and rising sea levels if both nature-based solutions are combined with ‘hard’ coastal defences, a new study has found.

Boreal forest and tundra regions worst hit over next 500 years of climate change, study shows

Monday 8 April 2024

The boreal forest, covering much of Canada and Alaska, and the treeless shrublands to the north of the forest region, may be among the worst impacted by climate change over the next 500 years, according to a new study.