Scientists expect climate change to have a big impact on coastal
environments. How might this impact on your area? When might it happen?
What can we expect to see?
There are impacts on our coastal environment all the time. Some, like
storms, are natural. However, our weather patterns are now being
affected by climate change resulting from greenhouse gases. Many other
impacts are caused by the activity of people.
How can we find
out how our coastal environment is changing?