Vertical motion of the Australian tectonic plate

Last updated 17th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Anna Riddell

PhD Candidate, University of Tasmania

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Vertical land motion confounds measurements of sea level from tide gauges and needs to be corrected.

Global mean sea level rise is one of the most important indicators of climate change. Sea level observations from tide gauges provide an observation that is relative to the land that the instrument...