Climate change a concern as king tides hit Marshall Islands | Pacific Beat

Climate change a concern as king tides hit Marshall Islands

Climate change a concern as king tides hit Marshall Islands

Updated 6 March 2014, 10:25 AEST

Giff Johnson, the editor of the Marshall Islands Journal, and a regular contributor to Pacific Beat, has seen more than his fair share of king tides.

He says the people of the Marshalls accept that they're a regular occurence, but what they don't know is just how big the tidal surges will get in future years under the influence of climate change.

Presenter: Richard Ewart

Speaker: Editor of Marshall Islands Journal, Giff Johnson

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