Tuesday , January 25 2022

The regions of the Bío Bío and Valparaíso coasts are flooded, according to a study by national


He outlined the results of a study on climate change Concepción and Talcahuano, Valparaíso and Viña del Mar together, more exposure to climate change is associated together on the coast of the country.

Research is carried out by universities in each region, from October 2018.

The researcher at the Center for Advanced Studies at the University of Anboto Platform (UPLA) and Manuel Contreras said that Concepción and Talcahuano will lead municipalities with greater risk, Floodland sites are populated or used.

In the case of Valparaíso and Viña del Mar, It's the lowest part of the equipment and therefore it will be damaged, not the population, and most of them live in the mountains.

It refers to health services, fire brigade, municipal, technical and higher education establishments, and industry, ports and road network infrastructures, said Contreras.


The project is led by specialists from universities in the universities of Valparaiso, Valparaíso, Valparaiso (PUCV) and Universidad Católica del Maule.

The initiative is led by the UC Global Change Center and funded by the Ministry of Environment Effects of climate change on the coast of Chile.

Not publish the issue and provide a detailed record of the data Flood-bound placesEffect of public policy on these countries.

Professor of Oceanic Engineering at the University of Valparaíso and Patricio Winkler's project, explained the cadastre that identified the emergence.


Researchers are in Chile where there are 100 coastal municipalities and less than 5% of the population living in them, but there are many local economic activities.

Close 400 fishing coves craftsmen will damage the phenomena of climate change, as well as the beaches of tourist and wetland interests, among other systems. Increase in sea level and increase wave tidesFrequency and intensity.

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