Publisher description for The rising tide : global warming and world sea levels / Lynne T. Edgerton ; foreword by George M. Woodwell.

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The Rising Tide is the first analysis of global warming and world sea level rise. It outlines state, national, and international actions to respond to the effects of global warming on coastal communities and ecosystems.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Global warming.
Climatic changes.
Sea level.
Science and state.
Science and state -- United States.