Sea-level commitment as a gauge for climate policy

Peter U. Clark, Alan C. Mix, Michael Eby, Anders Levermann, Joeri Rogelj, Alexander Nauels, David J. Wrathall

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)


A well-defined relationship between global mean sea-level rise and cumulative carbon emissions can be used to inform policy about emission limits to prevent dangerous and essentially permanent anthropogenic interference with the climate system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)653-655
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 16 Jul 2018

Bibliographical note

Unable to find acceptance date, so no REF Assessment section. Author was not employed by a UK HEI at time of submission for publication.


Dive into the research topics of 'Sea-level commitment as a gauge for climate policy'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this