Public understanding of climate change-related sea-level rise

  title={Public understanding of climate change-related sea-level rise},
  author={Rebecca K. Priestley and Zo{\"e} Heine and Taciano L. Milfont},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
Sea-level rise resulting from climate change is impacting coasts around the planet. There is strong scientific consensus about the amount of sea-level rise to 2050 (0.24–0.32 m) and a range of projections to 2100, which vary depending on the approach used and the mitigation measures taken to reduce carbon emissions. Despite this strong scientific consensus regarding the reality of climate change-related sea-level rise, and the associated need to engage publics in adaptation and mitigation… 

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