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What araes in the world are most likely to be effected by rising sea levels? What groups of people sometimes live in these areas?

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    Wouldn't islands most likely be affected?

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    thanks... but what about the type of people that live there?

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    Islands without mountains and river deltas will be most affected.

    The Maldives, Tuamotu islands and Bangladesh, and (in the U.S.) Louisiana, will suffer greatly. Large areas may disappear.

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    Many people living in those areas make their living fishing, tourism, and agriculture and aquaculture.

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    thanks! :)

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