2.6% of properties in Donegal at risk of coastal flooding

first_img 2.6% of properties in Donegal at risk of coastal flooding Pinterest By News Highland – May 21, 2020 WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Google+ Twittercenter_img Harps come back to win in Waterford DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Over €84 million of damage could be caused by coastal flooding in Donegal over the next three decades with 2.6% of the county’s homes and businesses at risk.A total of €2 billion euro in damage could be caused by coastal flooding impacting more than 70,000 Irish properties by 2050.The analysis, by data and mapping experts Gamma Location Intelligence, is based on the effects of climate change, with a two-degree rise in temperatures forecast.GLI scientist Richard Cantwell says low laying areas will be the worst impacted:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/cantwell1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleDonegal Donkey Sanctuary launches Covid 19 Emergency AppealNext articleCalls for extortionate penalty clauses for businesses closing to be addressed News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img

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