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Which part of Ireland will best cope with global warming?

  • 25-06-2019 5:10pm
    Registered Users Posts: 3,733 ✭✭✭

    And why?

    Thanks for your responses.


  • Moderators, Recreation & Hobbies Moderators, Sports Moderators Posts: 15,626 Mod ✭✭✭✭Tabnabs

    Stay in the green if we freeze again.


    Or if we "sink"


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 9,764 ✭✭✭my3cents


    We come close every high tide storm and rainy day.

  • Registered Users Posts: 32,634 ✭✭✭✭Graces7

    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: 5,985 ✭✭✭Ubbquittious

    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

    Looks like the Golden Vale wins out. The southern slopes of the Galtees should keep you safe.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 4,077 ✭✭✭sheesh

    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: 64,798 Mod ✭✭✭✭L1011

    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.