Category: Rising seas and coastal ecosystems

The dying corals of Lakshadweep

Destructive human activity, rising temperatures in the Arabian Sea and ocean acidification is pushing the coral ecosystem in Lakshadweep to the verge of breakdown

Sundarbans vulnerable to storm surges

Nearly half of the villages in the deltaic fragile islands of the Sundarban Biosphere Reserve area are highly vulnerable to storm surges induced by climate change, new research shows