Encroaching Seas

Published on Jan 21, 2014

Encroaching Seas are rapidly eroding away the 24 atolls of the 60,000 residents in the Republic of Marshall Islands. With an elevation of merely 10 feet above sea level, every inch of sea level rise is a major threat to life.

LYON has been working in the Pacific Islands for 50 years, and the goal of this video is to capture the Marshallese voice in hopes that international institutions with resources will help, quickly.