Tag Archives: flooding

San Francisco integrates climate-change planning into its capital expenditure budgeting requirements

The Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco has taken an important step towards protecting itself and its infrastructure investments from potential flooding and other climate-change related issues. Vice News asked me to cover this for them, and my story is here https://news.vice.com/article/san-francisco-braces-for-sea-level-rise.


Coal and Coastal Restoration Clash in Southern Louisiana

Louisiana is losing land faster than any place on Earth, but the economic realities of international trade are bringing pressure onto officials to compromise on the location of a critical sediment diversion. The diversion would be the first specifically planned to move sediment from the Mississippi River into the surrounding wetlands, recreating the natural flooding process that built the river delta. The Lens generously allowed me to research and write this story for them. You can read it here.