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Mekong Delta prepares for large-scale transformation to ensure future - VietNamNet Bridge

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 19:55

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Mekong Delta prepares for large-scale transformation to ensure future
VietNamNet Bridge
So, it is not only rising sea levels, changing river flows, drought and increasing temperatures, but also the lack of sediment and changing fisheries due to upstream developments and sand-mining, and land subsidence due to groundwater use. Together ...

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Tracking rising sea level is required to protect Venice infrastructure - Daily Planet`

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 09:21

Daily Planet`

Tracking rising sea level is required to protect Venice infrastructure
Daily Planet`
Second, a comparison was made between algae belts on these paintings from 1727-1758 and a painting made in 1571. This comparison revealed a 1.2 ± 0.4 mm relative sea level rise per year. This figure is close to the estimated land subsidence for this ...

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Int'l partners vow support for climate-resilient projects in Mekong Delta - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 06:27

http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

Int'l partners vow support for climate-resilient projects in Mekong Delta
http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)
... of water in the Mekong Delta. Australia will also work with the University of Can Tho to share expertise in agriculture and technology to help farmers in the region cope with impacts of erosion, saltwater intrusion, land subsidence and water ...

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Mekong Delta prepares for large-scale transformation to ensure future - Viet Nam News

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 05:57

Viet Nam News

Mekong Delta prepares for large-scale transformation to ensure future
Viet Nam News
So, it is not only rising sea levels, changing river flows, drought and increasing temperatures, but also the lack of sediment and changing fisheries due to upstream developments and sand-mining, and land subsidence due to groundwater use. Together ...

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Critical Network of Things: Why you must rethink your IoT security strategy - SourceSecurity.com

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 15:17

Critical Network of Things: Why you must rethink your IoT security strategy
SourceSecurity.com
... Meter Reading/ Smart Metering) networks covering whole cities, pharmaceutical storage monitoring, on-line pest/rodent trap systems, trucks and trailer tracking, foodstuff refrigeration monitoring and land subsidence monitoring, just to name a few ...

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USGS Tidal Network Monitoring Elevated Water Levels Off Hampton Roads - Water Online (press release)

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 04:37

Water Online (press release)

USGS Tidal Network Monitoring Elevated Water Levels Off Hampton Roads
Water Online (press release)
The tide gauges in the network, which span across almost a dozen cities and counties in the area, measures continuous water levels every six minutes in areas where land subsidence – the gradual caving in or sinking of land – and sea level rise are ...

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Norwegian envoy to inspect disaster risk reduction project in Matale - Colombo Gazette

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 04:26

Colombo Gazette

Norwegian envoy to inspect disaster risk reduction project in Matale
Colombo Gazette
The Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Thorbjorn Gaustadsaether will visit Matale tomorrow to observe project activities conducted under the technical cooperation between the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) and National Building Research ...

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Rising sea level threatens rare marsh bird and humans - Press of Atlantic City

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 10:27

Press of Atlantic City

Rising sea level threatens rare marsh bird and humans
Press of Atlantic City
David LaPuma, director of the New Jersey Audubon Cape May Bird Observatory, says high marsh habitat, such as Jakes Landing in Dennis Township, is important to species such as the black rail and other marsh birds as well as for controlling flooding.

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Groundwater use continues in HCM City - VietNamNet Bridge

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 19:42

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Groundwater use continues in HCM City
VietNamNet Bridge
VietNamNet Bridge – With warnings about the ill effects of groundwater on users' health and possible land subsidence due to overexploitation of water, 10 years ago HCM City authorities had adopted policies to reduce the use of groundwater.

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