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UNM, USF scientists find stable sea levels during last interglacial
September 10, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.The magnitude and trajectory of sealevel change during the Last Interglacial, more specifically Marine Isotope Stage 5e, is uncertain. To date, the consensus view has been that sealevel may have been 6 to 9 meters above present sea level. However, scientists at The University of New Mexico (UNM) and the University of South Florida (USF), and an international team of collaborators, aren't so sure that those sea level fluctuations are accurate. Full Story
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