Coastal Areas Below 5m

The map below shows the approximate area of coastal local municipalities below five meter elevation above current mean sea level (MSL). The size of the areas is given in square kilometers.

Source: Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA). 2013. Climate Trends and Scenarios. Report No. 3 of Phase 2 of the Long Term Adaptation Scenarios Flagship Research Programme (LTAS). Pretoria, South Africa. Available from here.