Adaptation required to preserve future high-end river flood risk at present levels

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Willner, Sven N.; Levermann, Anders; Zhao, Fang; Frieler, Katja;

Earth’s surface temperature will continue to rise for another 20 to 30 years even with the strongest carbon emission reduction currently considered. The associated changes in rainfall patterns can result in an increased flood risk worldwide. We compute the required incr... View more
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