Livermore Lab scientists show salinity matters when it comes to sea level changes

Nov. 20, 2014- 
 LIVERMORE, California -- Using ocean observations and a large suite of climate models, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have found that long-term salinity changes have a stronger influence on regional sea level changes than previously thought."By using long-term observed estimates of ocean salinity and temperature changes across the globe, and contrasting these with model...