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Thank You Ocean Campaign Highlights King Tides Project

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Media Attention, Project Updates | Comments Off on Thank You Ocean Campaign Highlights King Tides Project

The ‘Thank You Ocean‘ team has featured the California King Tides project in it’s latest video podcast. ┬áHit play to see inspiring work on the West Coast! Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new...

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King Tides hit Australia’s East Coast January 2nd

Posted by on Jan 16, 2014 in For Organizers, Media Attention, Project Updates | Comments Off on King Tides hit Australia’s East Coast January 2nd

King Tides hit Australia’s East Coast January 2nd

Green Cross Australia’s CEO, Mara Bun, reflects on Australia’s latest Witness King Tides event: “On January 2, 2014 Green Cross Australia and our partners welcomed the new year with a Witness King Tides photo-shoot right across the eastern coast of Australia. Our focus was Tasmania where the State Government supported the initiative as part of its coastal adaptation strategy and the tides cooperated! This article from our public broadcaster the ABC framed the day. Media coverage for this first foray into 2014 was strong, reflecting summer holidays interest and topical nature of this project in Australia. You can find...

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Citing king tides and sea level rise as a threat, Kiribati man seeks refugee status

Posted by on Oct 2, 2013 in Media Attention | Comments Off on Citing king tides and sea level rise as a threat, Kiribati man seeks refugee status

It could be a landmark case: no pun intended. A Kiribati man, his wife and three children are among millions of potential future refugees from rising sea levels is currently seeking this status in New Zealand. Article in the Vancouver Sun: Kiribati man seeks refugee status over climate change effects While experts say the case is a long shot, it certainly does raise the level of dialogue on the impacts to society from climate change induced sea level rise. How will the world cope with human migrations that result? Related articles ‘Climate refugee’ fighting to stay in New Zealand...

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