If you have a bit of leisure time these warm summer days, check out the maps at Climate Central. They show the effect of sea rise on your favourite city … in New Zealand or anywhere in the world.

They might affect the way you think about the future.

Here’s Napier, for example. Blue = underwater! (visit Climate Central for better resolution or to enlarge) …

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  1. I suppose we’d better start praying or moving.
    But, as I don’t believe in prayer, a move will probably be on the cards.

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