Implications of Climate Change in West and Central African Region: An Overview. UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 148

United Nations Environment Programme (1994)

Despite the uncertainties that surround the predicted climate change, greenhouse gases seems to have accumulated in the atmosphere to a level that changes may have started already and their continuation may be inevitable. The environmental problems associated with the expected climate change may prove to be among the environmental problems facing the marine environment and the adjacent coastal areas in the near future. This overview report attempts to assess the possible impacts of predicted climate change