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How is sea level rise related to climate change?
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How is sea level rise related to climate change?

A warming climate can cause seawater to expand and ice over land to melt, both of which can cause a rise in sea level.

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Grades 6-12
Corals

Coral reefs are some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world.

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Sea Level Rise

This learning module is a cooperative effort between NASA JPL and NOAA’s National Ocean Service.

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NOAA Arcade Portal

Visit NOAA's arcade portal for games and interactive activities focused on ocean and air themes. There's something for kids of all ages!

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