By NASA climatologist James Hansen
Book ISBN 978-1-4088-0745-3
Storms Of My Grandchildren by James Hansen
“The effects of a rising sea level would not occur gradually, but rather they would be felt
mainly at the time of storms. Thus for practical purposes sea level rise being spread over one or
two centuries would be difficult to deal with. It would imply the likelihood of a need to
continually rebuild above a transient coastline.