Atmospheric Rivers Fuel Most W...

Dec 4, 2019 by

As global temperatures rise, studies show there may be fewer atmospheric rivers, but they’ll tend to be bigger and more intense.

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Appalachia’s Strip-Mined Mount...

Nov 22, 2019 by

A new analysis of satellite images shows how the area of West Virginia with the most strip-mine damage is also the most susceptible to increased stream flow.

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India Builds Resilient Homes t...

Oct 23, 2019 by

The southern India state of Kerala, having lost almost a million homes in two disastrous floods in 2018 and 2019, is trying to adapt to climate change by building homes for the poor that are flood-resistant.

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Iowa’s farmers – and American ...

Oct 16, 2019 by

Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses bring the state a lot of political attention during presidential election cycles. But in my view, even though some candidates have outlined positions on food and farming, agriculture rarely gets the attention it deserves.

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Indonesian flooding disaster b...

Aug 8, 2019 by

TAPUWATU, Indonesia — Muhammad Arfa says he thinks a miracle saved his home.

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Battling a Flooded Future

Jul 9, 2019 by

As flooding increases across the country, architects and policymakers are strategizing ways to contain the deluge.

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Greenland’s Hidden Secret

May 29, 2019 by

Greenland is the Key to Global Sea Level Rise

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As lone GOP congressman delays...

May 27, 2019 by

Rep. Chip Roy blocked disaster funding, citing deficit concerns and a lack of funds for border security. Meanwhile, states across the midwest braced for more strong weather.

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When dam burst, here’s how one...

Apr 9, 2019 by

Flooding is a perennial danger for people living along Great Plains watersheds. But this spring the challenge has been epic in scale, calling forth individual resilience and the bonds of community.

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When Water Dooms Life

Jan 29, 2019 by

On Earth or on Mars, flooding can spell destruction for flourishing communities of microbes.

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‘Future-proofing’ is how you s...

Dec 14, 2018 by

There’s a new term for all the work needed to prepare coasts and cities for the consequences of climate change, and it’s blissfully free of the words “climate change.”

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A tale of two Irmas: rich Miam...

Sep 10, 2017 by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN As the hurricane approaches, the wealthy residents of Miami Beach can afford to play golf, their homes...

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Widespread Devastation as Hurr...

Sep 7, 2017 by

[Translate] 6h www.youtube.com Hurricane Irma tore through the northeast Caribbean Wednesday, causing widespread devastation on the...

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Floods in India, Bangladesh an...

Aug 30, 2017 by

[Translate] Chloe Farand   INDEPENDENT.CO.UK The Independent Online say monsoon flooding is one of the worst in region in years  At...

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Houston’s flooding shows what ...

Aug 30, 2017 by

[Translate] WET LAND NEEDS WETLANDS Share Written by Ana Campoy David Yanofsky   QZ.COM August 29, 2017 Since Houston, Texas was...

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Days Before Hurricane Harvey H...

Aug 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Architects are baffled by the president’s decision to undo a key directive that modernized flood management policy...

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A Texas-size flood threatens t...

Aug 24, 2017 by

[Translate] NOAA/Colorado State University Houston, We Have A Problem By Eric Holthaus    grist.org Update: After a period of rapid...

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This satellite image captures ...

Jul 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE   GRIST.ORG NASA The NASA Terra image of Alaska shows a dramatic...

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AS NEW JERSEY’S FLOODING...

May 15, 2017 by

Coastal communities are enduring growing flood risks from rising seas, with places like Atlantic City, sandwiched between a bay and the ocean, facing some of the greatest threats.

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CITIES AND BIODIVERSITY HOTSPO...

Apr 30, 2017 by

[Translate] THEDIRTASLA,ORG   Aaron King The western hemisphere’s conflict zones / © 2017 Richard J. Weller, Claire Hoch, and Chieh...

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GOVERNOR DECLARES STATE OF EME...

Apr 22, 2017 by

[Translate]   Chris McDermott   NASA   Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency Wednesday for coastal Louisiana...

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EXPECT TO SEE MORE EMERGENCIES...

Feb 20, 2017 by

[Translate] Scientists predicted decades ago that climate change would add stress to water management systems like Oroville Dam A...

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PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE – ...

Dec 28, 2016 by

[Translate] American Society of Landscape Architects Find solutions for:Biodiversity Loss Drought Extreme Heat Fire Flooding...

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WITH TRUMP’S ELECTION, C...

Nov 22, 2016 by

[Translate] Carbon Wars ‘It will be possible for states to choose to become pollution havens’ By Kristen LombardiPUBLIC...

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A FLOOD DISASTER IN NORTH CARO...

Oct 14, 2016 by

[Translate] Capital Weather Gang By Angela Fritz THE WASHINGTON POST Fuel tanks are seen after floodwaters rose from Hurricane...

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ASLA LAUNCHES GUIDE TO RESILIE...

Sep 28, 2016 by

[Translate] ASLA Launches Guide to Resilient Design THE DIRT  Jared Green Resilient design / ASLA A new online guide launched today...

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ASLA LAUNCHES GUIDE TO RESILIE...

Sep 22, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT     BY Jared Green Resilient design / ASLA A new online guide launched today by the American Society of...

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Four Arrested In Protest, But ...

Aug 25, 2016 by

[Translate] Another 138,000 acres off Louisiana’s coasts will be explored for oil. Activists deliver flood debris to the Bureau of...

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They survived Hurricane Katrin...

Aug 18, 2016 by

[Translate] Post Nation By Emma Brown, Ashley Cusick and Mark Berman Tristan, 7, and Jaydan Rose, 6, help their parents remove...

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Here’s how life looks on Louis...

Aug 18, 2016 by

[Translate] Levee on Route 46, Saint Bernard, Louisiana. Virginia Hanusik down by the backwater By Laura Bliss  GRIST This story was...

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