Editor: Michelle Covi.
Contributions should be sent to mcovi at odu.edu. Preferred format is plain text or word document files with figure provided as separate files in a standard graphical format (jpg, gif, tiff, png, ...). Newsletter contributions should be concise reports on events, publications, developments, or recent findings of relevance to the CCSLR. Submissions will be published online after review by the editor. A printed version of the newsletter will be produced twice a year. The next printed version is planned to be produced in June 2014 (Spring 2014).
CURRENT OPEN ISSUE — SOMMER 2014
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- Meeting the Challenge of Climate Change
Climate change and sea-level rise pose unprecedented threats to communities across the world, especially the heavily-populated urban coasts. The changes experienced during the last century are unprecedented during the Holocene, the last geological epoch that started 11,700 years ago. Read more ...
- Ezer and Atkinson publish latest study on coastal flooding in journal “Earth’s Future”
Tal Ezer and Larry Atkinson, professors in the Ocean, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department and faculty of the Mitigation and Adaptation Research Institute, reported a new association between sea level rise and increasing flooding events on the Atlantic coast. Read more ...
- Rising to the Challenge: Conference on Sea Level Rise
On June 30, 2014, Old Dominion University hosted a meeting organized by U. S. Senator Tim Kaine along with U. S. Representatives Scott Rigell, Robert C. “Bobby” Scott, and Rob Whitman along with Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim and Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms.
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