Honolulu under triple threat of flooding as sea level rises
By Timothy Hurley firstname.lastname@example.org
May 3, 2020
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COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCE
This photo was taken during king tides in the Mapunapuna area in 2017. The flooding is a result of a combination of groundwater inundation and drainage backflow, with no direct overwash flooding from the ocean.