Are coastal dikes enough to protect against sea level rise? | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 15.01.2020
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Are coastal dikes enough to protect against sea level rise?

A meter below sea level, the German island of Pellworm is surrounded by towering dikes designed to keep storm surges out. But will they be enough to protect the green island from climate-induced rising waters?

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