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Parts of New Jersey and New York with 8 feet of sea-level rise. An almost 8-foot rise is possible by 2100 under a worst-case scenario, according to projections. The light-blue areas show the extent of permanent flooding. The bright green areas are low-lying. CREDIT NOAA Sea Level Rise Viewer

Global sea level could rise 50 feet by 2300, study

Since the start of the century, global average sea-level has risen by about 0.2 feet. A new study suggests that it could rise by nearly...