When different types of floods occur in close succession or simultaneously, the challenges to communities can be immense.
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An intergenerational conversation about living with climate change and its impacts.
Experts brainstormed legal ways to adapt to sea level rise at Columbia Climate School’s Managed Retreat conference.
How the Shinnecock Indian Nation Tribe in Long Island, NY, transformed a desolate and barren stretch of shoreline to protect their land from erosion and sea-level rise
Scientists at Columbia’s Earth Institute are using simulations to test how well different methods protect coastal areas from hurricanes and sea level rise.
Polar scientists Marco Tedesco and Robin Bell provide a primer on how climate change will impact our coastlines.
A new study analyzing storm intensity and impacts in the New York metro area aims to inform how communities can better prepare for winter storms and enhance resiliency as the effects of climate change exacerbate hazards.
An all-purpose guide for journalists covering disasters, natural and manmade.