Coastal Flooding

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  • Created on: 02-04-14 18:50
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  • Coastal Flooding (Bangladesh and Maldeives)
    • Economic
      • Loss of tourism - Attractions close people put off
      • Damage Repair - extremely expensive
      • Loss of Agricultural Land - salt reduces soil fertility
    • Social
      • Deaths
      • Water Supplies affected - Polluted drinking water with salt
      • Loss of Housing
      • Loss of Jobs - damage to equipment and buildings
    • Environmental
      • Ecosystems effected - high salt content
      • Vegetation Killed
      • Increased erosion
    • Political
      • Government make policies - better flood defences
    • Sea levels are rising due to global warming - Melting Ice and Heating Oceans

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