Em Tuvalu, pequeno país insular no oceano Pacífico, a maré alta passou a invadir a terra todos os dias, nos últimos anos.

Wave floods over road during hige tide on Funafuti, Tuvalu, main island on tiny atoll nation 1000 Km north of Fiji, which is beset by rising sea level making high tides a threat of flooding on an island that is only 4M above sea level. Tides were over 3 meters Feb 7-10 2005. Global warming effect.