Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Sea-Level-Rise-in-India-27MZIFLQX0TR.htmlConceptually similarChildren Play on Ghoramara islandGP01JO9Completed★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP01V25Completed★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP01V2HCompleted★★★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP03QFTCompleted★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP01V1SCompleted★★★★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP01V1NCompleted★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP03QFPCompleted★★★★Children Play on Ghoramara IslandGP01JOACompleted★★★★Sea Level Rise in IndiaGP01V2LCompleted★★★★View AllGP01V1VSea Level Rise in IndiaGourhari Gurla lives in Ghoramara island and is one of the many people affected by sea level rise: "My house is under the sea now. The government has provided me with some land and I am staying there now. However, every year that area gets flooded two or three times. The floods are bringing so much trouble to our lives."Locations:Asia-India-Indian Sundarbans-West BengalDate:29 Jun, 2009Credit:© Greenpeace / Peter CatonMaximum size:6496px X 4872pxKeywords:Beaches-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change-Climate change impacts-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-Men-Outdoors-Poverty-Sea level riseShoot:Climate Voices in Indian SundarbansThe Sundarbans is the largest mangrove forest in the world, a particularly ecologically sensitive area. Scientists estimate that over 70,000 people will be displaced from the Sundarbans due to sea level rise by the year 2030.