This map presents coastal flood damage potential for a 100-year return period storm-surge, current climate and no defences. More information is available in Barredo, Salamon and Feyen (JRC), 2009.
Million euro in purchasing power parities (PPP)
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The plastic bags you use but for a few minutes can last for as long as 15 to 1,000 years in the environment. Don't get a new plastic bag each time you go shopping. Get a funky re-useable or cotton bag instead and say 'no thanks' to plastic or paper bags.
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