Islanders Plead at Climate Talks to Be Saved

| 09/12/2008

(Bloomberg): Island countries from Grenada in the Caribbean to the Maldives in the Indian Ocean are telling delegates at the United Nations climate-change talks this week that their lands may be swamped by rising seas and more powerful storms unless global warming is curbed. Warmer temperatures are melting icecaps, expanding the volume of oceans and sending more intense hurricanes toward Grenada.  Go to article

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