Sea Level Rise In Vancouver

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The topic of sea level rise in Vancouver has a myriad of different tensions and perspectives. A major tension of sea level rise is the uncertainty of how this will affect the world today, and because this is a recent issue, there is little past evidence or research on the effect this will have on coastal cities(Karl & Trenberth, 2003). As a consequence, the infrastructure in Vancouver was laid out with little to no insight towards the possibility of the sea surrounding them rising above what was deemed to be a static level at the time(Owrangi et al, 2014). Along with poorly planned a poorly planned infrastructure, there could also be a vast array of issues introduced by sea level rise that are were unpredicted due to the lack of occurrences
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