Thailand needs to act as Bangkok sinks faster

Thailand needs to act as Bangkok sinks faster – Deutsche Welle, May 2, 2013
… “The buildings are already sinking nearly 20 millimeters. Additionally, the soil and clay are also sinking 10 to 20 millimeters,” said Dr Anond Sanitwong, director of GISTDA, the Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency.
“Adding those two figures together means the absolute sinking rate of the ground is around three centimeters or 30 millimeters at least per year. It’s fast – much faster than we thought…”

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