A glimmer of hope
Martina Grecequet, Ian Noble, and Jessica Hellmann elaborate how many small island nations can adapt to climate change with global support .
Island nations are on the front lines of global climate change. Heavy rainfall and rising sea levels are eroding shorelines and causing flooding. Warming and increasingly acidic oceans are damaging coral reefs that support fisheries and attract tourists. Some island communities are already moving or making plans to relocate.