Regions where soon repeated the story of Atlantis
• Regions where the story of Atlantis again soon
According to recent research scientists, the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere of our planet is increasing at an alarming rate. This means that the glaciers will melt and, if the situation does not change in the coming decades right before our eyes, some of the city and even the country will be under water.
For the last 20 years, the rate at which the world ocean level rises, increased by more than half.
One of the first will be under water Maldives. This tourist paradise drown in less than half a century.
The territory of the Republic of Kiribati, located on the atolls in the Pacific, will become uninhabitable by 2050.
From Russian regions flooding threatens the Yamal Peninsula and the Murmansk, Arkhangelsk and Leningrad regions.
As early as the 2028 Venice could become uninhabitable, and by the end of the 21st century will be completely under water. Already, the city many times a year flooded with water, and the frequency of floods is increasing.
The authorities of Bangladesh are forced to relocate millions of people from low-lying areas, which in the coming decades will be flooded.
Bangkok may suffer not only because of rising sea levels, but also due to the fact that under its own weight is constantly growing city literally falls.
In Banjul, capital of Gambia, on the ocean coast there are rice fields, fishing centers and attractive tourist attractions. They will be under water if the sea offensive will not be able to stop or at least slow down.
According to the forecasts of Australian scientists, Australia's climate is warming faster than in other regions. world ocean level at the coast of Australia is growing three times faster than the global average. With 80% of the continent's population lives in coastal areas, which threatens flooding in the first place.
Under the threat of flooding are more than 1,000 US coastal cities located in California, Louisiana, North Carolina and others.
In Latin America, water is threatened by several countries: Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina capital - Buenos Aires.