Virginia August 12 Covid-19 Update: 776 New Cases, 8 New Deaths Statewide, Hampton Roads’ Cases Trending Down
As ENSO events slowed, Tuvalu’s beaches started to get well. A storm beach is a type of shingle beach that’s usually hit by heavy storms. Strong waves and winds batter storm beaches into slender, steep landforms. The shingles on storm beaches are normally small close to the water and large at the highest elevation.
New Moore Island, for instance, was a small, uninhabited island in the Bay of Bengal. Both India and Bangladesh claimed the island, which was little more than a strip of sandy beach. In March 2010, rising sea levels drowned the island fully. Beaches on the island nation of Tuvalu, in the South Pacific, have been retreating in a short time in the Nineties. Meteorologists linked this to the climate system often known as the El Nino-Southern Oscillation (ENSO).
Dams, … Read MoreRead more