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Monday, 29 July 2019 07:48

Risk of another year of disruption to inland navigation on the Rhine due to low flows

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"Europe's Most Important River Risks a Repeat of Historic Shutdown"

Indications that climate change is contributing to disrupted navigation on the Rhine for the second year running as heatwaves exacerbate low flow conditions.  This is not only bad news for inland waterborne transport but a reminder of the urgent need to step up action on climate change adaptation.  Find out more at https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-23/the-rhine-river-risks-a-repeat-of-last-year-s-historic-shutdown