Heritage in danger
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threats to heritage
How is climate change impacting the archaeological record?
Rising sea levels, storminess, and coastal erosion, among other effects of climate change, pose significant threats to heritage and the environmental archive, resulting in potential losses of knowledge that archaeologist Thomas McGovern compares to the burning of the Great Library of Alexandria.
National landmarks at risk
Climate change threats to Cherished Historic Sites
Apheleia International Association
Dedicated to structuring a convergent set of sustainability strategies based in the methodology of the Humanities.
The National Park Service Cultural Resources Climate Change Strategy
provides guidance for those working in national historic preservation to recognize and respond to a wide range of environmental changes that are threatening cultural resources.