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Beach erosion prevalent due to sea-level rise, mangrove clearance

1960s-1990s

Fiji

Mimuraand Nunn, 1998

Shoreline

Beach erosion due to coral bleaching, mangrove clearance, sand mining, structures

1950s-2000

Tropics: SE Asia, Indian Ocean, Australia, Barbados

Wong, 2003

erosion

19% of studied shoreline is retreating, in spite of land uplift, due to thawing of permafrost

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