Says too Early to Assess if Sea Level Rising
The government of the low-lying atoll nation of Tuvalu is in little
doubt, and is looking at
Bill Mitchell, director of Australia's National Tidal Facility, says
their monitoring equipment
He'll brief regional leaders on the situation at the Forum but says he is reluctant to ring alarm bells yet.
"The main thing is that if you are living on a low lying atoll like Tuvalu, you get to see the ocean from a different perspective. Oh I think there is a moderate concern there for them and it certainly not a huge concern in the immediate term we will have to plan adequately for somesea level rise obviously ansd it is just prudent to investigate at what level."
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