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Dr. Jianjun Yin, University of Arizona

Dr. Jianjun Yin, University of Arizona

Dr. Jianjun Yin is an associate professor at the University of Arizona whose research into climate change focuses on rising sea levels and the ocean's role in climate change.

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What drives sea level rise? A new report warns of 1-foot rise within three decades and more frequent flooding

By: - February 16, 2022

Sea levels are rising, and that will bring profound flood risks to large parts of the Gulf and Atlantic coasts over the next three decades. A new report led by scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration warns that the U.S. should prepare for 10-12 inches of relative sea level rise on average in […]