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Which part of Ireland will best cope with global warming?

  • 25-06-2019 5:10pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 3,733 ✭✭✭ OMM 0000
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    And why?

    Thanks for your responses.


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  • Moderators, Recreation & Hobbies Moderators, Sports Moderators Posts: 15,498 Mod ✭✭✭✭ Tabnabs
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    Stay in the green if we freeze again.

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    Or if we "sink"

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 9,769 ✭✭✭ my3cents


    ME!

    We come close every high tide storm and rainy day.


  • Registered Users Posts: 31,341 ✭✭✭✭ Graces7
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    OMM 0000 wrote: »
    And why?

    Thanks for your responses.

    In what way please? Human coping? If so then we deep rural dwellers who rely little on sophisticated resources and are used to growing food etc will outlast others .


  • Registered Users Posts: 5,438 ✭✭✭ Ubbquittious
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    Dublin. They'll have collected so much tax they'll be able to buy themselves out of whatever problem global warming causes them


  • Banned (with Prison Access) Posts: 3,126 Snow Garden
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    Looks like the Golden Vale wins out. The southern slopes of the Galtees should keep you safe.


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  • Registered Users Posts: 4,073 ✭✭✭ sheesh
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    unfortunately it looks like cork is your best bet a lot of the city is on hills and their airport is high up so won't be affected


  • Moderators, Business & Finance Moderators, Motoring & Transport Moderators, Society & Culture Moderators Posts: 61,810 Mod ✭✭✭✭ L1011
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    Cork City Centre will be in bits unless massive flood works are done, and having the hills isn't much use if the power/water/sewage/main roads are out due to being under water.


  • Registered Users Posts: 4 fleecebook


    probably no parts. the trouble with global warming is its gonna effect everything not just sea level, my main worry is that it'll pretty much end civilization and if that happens then pretty much all bets are off.



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