Check out this article from The Wire: Seacoast Forecast: Climate change, the new normal, which features NHCAW. This article is part of The Wire’s “Seacoast Forecast” series that looks at how our region is planning for economic, environmental and social change.
Links to local and national media covering climate trends and adaptation.
The lastest news from the Yale Project on Climate Communication reports the results of a survey on how American’s perceive and prepare for extreme weather/natural hazards. Some Highlights: 82 percent of Americans report that they personally experienced one or more types of extreme weather or a natural disaster in the past year. 35 percent of all […]
ScienceDaily (Apr. 10, 2012) — Record and near-record breaking temperatures dominated the eastern two-thirds of the United States and contributed to the warmest March on record for the contiguous United States, a record that dates back to 1895. More than 15,000 warm temperature records were broken during the month. Read the full article.
Rising Sea Levels Seen as Threat to Coastal U.S, New York Times, March 13 Excerpt from the article: “Insurance companies got out of the business of writing flood insurance decades ago, so much of the risk from sea level rise is expected to fall on the financially troubled National Flood Insurance Program, set up by […]