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Climate adaptation follies. Part II: scenarios of future sea level rise

by Judith Curry How did the state of New Jersey come to adopt sea level rise projections for their adaptation planning that are more than twice as high as the IPCC’s values?

Sea level rise whiplash

by Judith Curry Some recent sea level rise publications, with implications for how we think about the worst case scenario for the 21st century.

Special Report on Sea Level Rise

by Judith Curry I have now completed my assessment of sea level rise and climate change.

Sea level rise: what’s the worst case?

by Judith Curry Draft of article to be submitted for journal publication.

Sea levels, atmospheric pressure and land temperature during glacial maxima

by Alan Cannell The new tropical lands: a carbon sink during formation and huge source of carbon dioxide and methane when lost to the sea.

Sea level rise: isostatic adjustment

by Judith Curry A discussion thread to ponder the uncertainties in glacial isostatic adjustment and the implications for past and future sea level rise.

Climate adaptation follies. Part I: The New Jersey challenge

by Judith Curry New Jersey has a sea level rise problem.  How should this be managed?

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part VII U.S. coastal impacts

by Judith Curry The final installment in the CE series on sea level rise.

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part I – Introduction

by Judith Curry Introduction and context for a new Climate Etc. series on sea level rise.

Sea level rise acceleration (or not). Part V: detection & attribution

by Judith Curry In looking for causes, I have applied the ‘Sherlock Holmes procedure’ of eliminating one suspect after another. The procedure has left us without any good suspect. Thermal expansion was the candidate of choice at the time of … Continue reading

Will advances in groundwater science force a paradigm shift in sea level rise attribution?

by Jim Steele  A better accounting of natural groundwater discharge is needed to constrain the range of contributions to sea level rise. The greater the contribution from groundwater discharge, the smaller the adjustments used to amplify contributions from meltwater and … Continue reading

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part VI. Projections for the 21st century

by Judith Curry The concern about sea level rise is driven primarily by projections of future sea level rise.

Climate adaptation sense. Part III: Dynamic Adaptation Policy Pathways

by Judith Curry Best practices in adapting to sea level rise use a framework suitable for decision making under deep uncertainty.

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part II – The geological record

By Judith Curry Part II of the Climate Etc. series on sea level rise –the geological record provides context for the recent sea level rise.

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part III – 19th & 20th century observations

By Judith Curry “We are in the uncomfortable position of extrapolating into the next century without understanding the last.” – Walter Munk 

Sea level rise acceleration (or not): Part IV – Satellite era record

by Judith Curry Part IV of the Climate Etc. series on sea level rise focuses on the satellite era (since 1993), including the recent causes of sea level variations and arguments regarding the acceleration (or not) of recent sea level … Continue reading

Assessment of climate change risk to the insurance sector

by Judith Curry The insurance sector is abuzz with a new report from AIR Worldwide on the insurance risk from the impact of climate change on hurricanes.  Insurance industry clients of my company, Climate Forecast Applications Network (CFAN), have requested … Continue reading

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye over the past several weeks.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that have caught my eye this past 12(!) weeks.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my these past few weeks.

Challenges of the clean energy transition

by Judith Curry This morning I participated Conference on Energy and Decarbonization – A New Jersey Business Perspective. https://njbia.regfox.com/energy-summit. UPDATE: full recording of the conference [here]

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that have caught my eye these past several weeks.

Climate ‘limits’ and timelines

by Judith Curry Some thoughts in response to a query from a reporter.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week

Climate Change: What’s the Worst Case?

by Judith Curry My new manuscript is now available.