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Warming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss

  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:10
Hurricane-related financial loss could increase more than 70 percent by 2100 if oceans warm at the worst-case-scenario rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, according to a new study. The study used a combination of hurricane modeling and information in FEMA's HAZUS database to reach its conclusions. Top Society News -- ScienceDaily

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