The very real threat climate change presents to Thailand’s capital made headlines again in recent weeks after a study commissioned by the government found that large areas if Bangkok could be under water in as little as 15 years.

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Not only is Bangkok threatened by rising sea levels, it is also prone to flooding from the north. Massive floods in the second half of 2011 submerged residential areas and factories, causing billions of dollars worth of damage.