Column: Technology helps provide accurate measure of sea level
By Richard Brill, Special to the Star-Advertiser
Jan. 17, 2020
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ASSOCIATED PRESS / NOV. 15
A paper boat floats in flooded St. Mark’s Square in Venice, Italy. Changes in sea level are acutely felt in Venice, a city built on tiny islets amid a series of canals; during a period of severe flooding in November, high tidal waters peaked at 5 feet above sea level.