High waves and king tides becoming more frequent in low-lying atolls

Yards near homes are flooded with water, and debris is stuck in among bushes and walls.

Detailed Description

High waves coupled with king tides hit the Jable side of Majuro in the Marshall Islands in October 2014, and damaged homes and agriculture—an event that has become more frequent in low-lying atolls.

Details

Image Dimensions: 3968 x 2976

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 7.079409100000 / 171.299523500000

Location Taken: Majuro, MH