By Ean Higgins, ‘The Australian‘, “Councils can jettison UN sea-rise rules”
THE O’Farrell government will ditch UN sea-level rise predictions as the basis for coastal management, after local council decisions based on what climate change might do by the end of the century shattered waterfront property values.
The full story is price-walled but the following “The Global Warming Policy Foundation” post will provide the details:
“Australian State Ditches IPCC Predictions “
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Thus we see that the IPCC predictions about projected sea-level rises, supposedly based on settled science, have become an impediment to the local economy and are no longer being considered relevant. They would not be ignored if they were believed to be accurate.