Reclaimed polder land in Holland,

Reclaimed polder land in Holland,

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Caption: Reclaimed polder land in Holland, north of Amsterdam, which is some 6 metres lower than the sea level, is pumped out to keep in drained by a massive pumping station. With 50 per cent of the Netherlands below sea level, it is incredibly vulnerable to climate change driven sea level rise.

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Keywords: below sea level, climate change, coast, coastal defences, global warming, holland, low lying, netherlands, ploder, polders, pump, pumping, pumping station, reclaim, reclaimed land, sea, sea defences, sea level, sea level rise, water levels

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