Rising sea levels and their disastrous consequences

GS Paper 3  Syllabus: Environment, Conservation   Source: TH  Context: As per the WMO’s ‘State of the Global Climate 2022’ report, the world’s sea level is rising at an unprecedented rate. Rising sea levels: The rate of global mean sea-level [GSML] rise has doubled from 2.27 mm/year in 1993-2002 to 4.62 mm/year in 2013-2022.  GSML …