Relevant News Articles

IPCC Climate Report: Earth is Warmer than its been in 125,000 years, by Jeff Tollefson, Nature, August 9, 2021.

The Extent of Flooding in the Hardest-Hit Areas of Europe, by Weiyi Cai, Taylor Johnston, Eleanor Lutz, and Tim Wallace, New York Times, July 17, 2021.

Climate Scientists Shocked by Scale of Floods in Germany, by Jonathan Watts, The Guardian, July 16, 2021.

Why Giving Rivers Space to Flood Helps Fish, Wildlife and Communities, by Randall L. Behm, Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, June 23, 2021.

Stay or Go? Climate Disaster Victims Face Wrenching Decision, by Daniel Cusick, Scientific American, June 23, 2021.

A Boston Harbor coastal resiliency system? ‘Layered defense’, by Bill Golden, Boston Globe, May 31, 2021.

City Seeks Feedback on Plan for the Future of the Waterfront , by Billy Richling, Bklyner., May 11, 2021.

Climate Protests Go Virtual, but Still Have a Voice, by John Schwartz, New York Times, April 22, 2021.

U.S. Says It Will Sharply Cut Emissions and Increase Funds to Vulnerable Countries to Fight Climate Change, by Somini Sengupta, Lisa Friedman, & Chris Flavelle, New York TImes, April 22, 2021.

Chinese Leader Xi Jinping Promises to Strictly Limit Coal, by Somini Sengupta, New York Times, April 22, 2021.

What’s on the agenda for Biden’s climate summit, and who’s attending?, by Aishvarya Kavi and Glenn Thrush, New York Times, April 22, 2021.

Cities Are Our Best Hope for Surviving Climate Change, by Linda Poon, Laura Millan Lombrana, and Sam Dodge, Bloomberg Green, April 21, 2021.

Seven Infrastructure Problems in Urgent Need of Fixing, by Rick Rojas, New York Times, April 5, 2021.

Biden's Climate Plan Means Tough Choices: Which Homes Get Saved?, by Christopher Flavelle, New York Times, March 31, 2021.

Biden Administration Announces a Major Offshore Wind Plan, by Brad Plummer and Lisa Friedman, New York Times, March 29, 2021.

Biden Administration makes a swath of ocean between NY and NJ an offshore wind zone, by Brad Plummer and Lisa Friedman, New York Times, March 29, 2021.

Chuck Schumer Stalls Climate Overhaul of Flood Insurance Program, by Christopher Flavelle and Emily Cochrane, New York Times, March 18, 2021.

How Everybody Ends Up Paying for Climate Crisis, by David R. Baker and Mark Chediak, Insurance Journal, March 15, 2021.

FEMA Says It Will Make Disaster Response More Equitable, by Thomas Frank, Scientific American, March 15, 2021.

Tiny Town, Big Decision: What Are We Willing to Pay to Fight the Rising Sea?, by Christopher Flavelle, New York Times, March 14, 2021.

Big Step Forward for $50 Billion Plan to Save Louisiana Coast, by John Schwartz, New York Times, March 5, 2021.

Dredging the Coast Is Making Flooding Worse, a New Study Says, by Leslie Kaufman, Bloomberg Green, March 5, 2021.

NYC resiliency office at risk as federal grant erodes, councilmembers say, by David Brand, Queens: Daily Eagle, March 1, 2021.

Climate Threats Could Mean Big Jumps in Insurance Costs This Year, by Christopher Flavelle, New York Times, February 22, 2021.

Most Americans Don’t Have Enough Flood Insurance for Climate Change, by Leslie Kaufman and Mira Rojanasakul, Bloomberg Green, February 22, 2021.

The Far Reaching Effects of the Storm, on Power and People, by Brad Plumer and Hiroko Tabuchi, New York Times, Feb. 17, 2021.

Is This High-Speed Train the First Megaproject of the Biden Era?, by Anthony Flint, Bloomberg City Lab, Feb. 17, 2021.

Amid Rising Seas, ‘Dry' Jersey Shore Resort Is Wetter Than It Likes, by Wayne Perry, NBC Philedelphia, Feb. 17, 2021.

More choice- an answer to America's gaping flood protection gap, by Bethan Moorcraft, Insurance Business Magazine, Feb. 15, 2021.

Water Resources Development Act Passes 2020, by Kate Boicourt, Waterfront Alliance, Dec. 18, 2020.

Congress Fixes Flaws in NYC-Area Coastal Defense Planning, by Jarett Murphy, City Limits, Dec. 9, 2020.

Biden to surf new wave of global climate action, by Ryan Heath and Catherine Boudreau, Politico, Dec. 8, 2020.

In Many Cities, Climate Change Will Flood Affordable Housing, by Patrick Sisson, Bloomberg CityLab, Dec. 1, 2020.

The 2020 Hurricane Season in Rewind, NY Times, Nov. 16, 2020.

The $36 Trillion Bill for Neglecting Climate and Free Trade, By Tom Orlik, Bjorn Van Roye, Maeva Cousin, Johanna Jeansson and Jamie Rush,, Nov. 13, 2020.

NASA Watches Sea Level Rise from Space, and its Centers' Windows, by Lara Streiff, Climate NASA, Nov. 10, 2020.

Mr. Infrastructure: 11 NYC Projects a Biden Administration Should Fund, by Jeff Andrews, CURBED New York, Nov. 4, 2020.

Venice's controversial barriers prevent flooding for second time, by Angela Giuffrida, The Gaurdian, Oct. 15, 2020.

Venice holds back the water for first time in 1,200 years, by Julia Buckley, CNN, Oct. 5, 2020.

Floodgates in Venice Work in First Major Test, by Elisabetta Povoledo, NY Times, Oct. 3, 2020.

New flood barriers keep Venice dry despite high storm tides, by Dana Kennedy, NY Post, Oct. 3, 2020.

Would the Chairperson of the Board Please Step Up! , by Malcolm Bowman, West View News, August 6, 2020.

Hundreds of Toxic Superfund Sites Imperiled by Sea-Level Rise, Study Warns, by David Hasemyer, Inside Climate News, July 28, 2020.

Destroying a Way of Life to Save Louisiana, by Nathaniel Rich, NY Times, July 25, 2020.

Measuring Sea Level Rise, by NYSDEC, YouTube, July 13, 2020.

Flood-weary Venice puts 'Moses' inflatable barriers to the test, by Frances D'Emilio, ABC News, July 13, 2020.

How humans are altering the tides of the ocean, by Alexandra Witz, BBC News, July 5, 2020.

Off-shore sea gates could protect New York, by Bob Yaro, City and State NY, July 1, 2020.

New Data Reveals Hidden Flood Risks Across America, by Christopher Flavelle, Denise Lu, NY Times, June 29, 2020.

Rising Seas Threaten an American Institution: The 30-Year Mortgage, by Christopher Flavelle, NY Times, June 19, 2020.

Storm surges are often the biggest killers in hurricanes, by Kris 6 News, YouTube, June 18, 2020.

Borrowed time: Climate change threatens U.S. mortgage market, by Zack Coleman and Katy O'Donnel, Politico, June 8, 2020.

Rethinking Tsunami Protection: Park-Like Defenses Can Provide a Sustainable Alternative to Towering Seawalls, by Stanford School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences, May 30, 2020.

Government Watchdog Chides FEMA for Lax Flood Enforcement, by Thomas Frank, Scientific American, May 15, 2020.

Tidal Exchange Issue, Hudson-River Foundation, May 12, 2020.

Don't close door on seagates, by Newsday Editorial Board, March 1, 2020.

Superstorm resiliency study halted by Trump administration, by Paula Katinas, Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Feb 27, 2020.

A Crisis Right Now: San Francisco and Manila Face Rising Seas, by Somini Sengupta & Chang W. Lee, NY Times, Feb 13, 2020.

Giant dams enclosing North Sea could protect millions from rising waters, by Jon Henley and Alan Evans, The Guardian, Feb 12, 2020.

The $119 Billion Sea Wall That Could Defend New York … or Not, by Anne Barnard, NY Times, Jan 17, 2020.

NY & NJ Harbor & Tributaries Focus Area Feasibility Study (HATS), by United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Feb 2019.

The Science Behind Sandy Two Years Later, by Paul C. Focazio, New York Sea Grant, March 15, 2015.

Storm of the Century, by Mark Fischetti, Scientific American, June 2013.

A New Manhattan Project, by Bill Keller, NY Times, Nov 11, 2012.

A City at Sea, by Malcolm Bowman, NY Times Op Ed, Sep 25, 2005.