Five Pacific islands have been drowned by climate change, and more are sinking fast — Quartz

Half the houses in Nuatambu village have disappeared beneath the sea since 2011, forcing people to relocate and breaking up communities that date back to 1935. This is the new normal in Nuatambu. It lies on Choiseul island, one of 33 reef islands in the Solomons whose coastline changes every year because of rising sea…

via Five Pacific islands have been drowned by climate change, and more are sinking fast — Quartz

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