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Seminar: The global ocean wind and wave climate: How it is changing and projections for 2100 (Ian Young)

March 6, 2019 2:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Description The oceans are critically important to our planet. In addition to the obvious uses of oceans as a food source and biodiversity resource, oceans have a range of major influences on our planet. For instance, they have a major impact on weather and climate. They also critically influence human activity on shorter time scales. Storm waves and storm surge have major impact on coastal flooding, loss of life and damage to coastal infrastructure. Oceans also represent the world’s major... View Article