by Ari Phillips Posted on October 29, 2014
Two years ago this week Superstorm Sandy pummeled the eastern seaboard, leaving more than 150 people dead and more than $65 billion in damage. Thousands are still in recovery mode.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 19, 2014
The governor of the state threatened by up to 15 inches more sea level rise than the global average says he "would not think of rejoining" the nine-state cap-and-trade plan.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 25, 2014
Rep. Tom Cotton (R) has repeatedly voted against emergency funding for disaster relief, but attempted to take credit for disaster aid approved for 23 counties in Arkansas.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 3, 2014
The two states will soon be building barriers, levees, and breakwaters to help protect their coastlines against storm surge and sea level rise.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 15, 2014
The National Weather Service currently has a staggering 548 vacancies, or 15 percent of its staff positions empty, leading many to wonder it the agency has enough employees to keep the country informed about extreme weather.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 8, 2014 Updated: May 9, 2014
The Northeast should brace for some seriously soggy weather as climate change leads to more intense downpours in the region.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 21, 2014
As construction season begins along the Jersey shore, grant money for elevating homes is starting to trickle in.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on December 6, 2013
Ocean Gate is the first community in New Jersey to install beach prisms to prevent erosion.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 19, 2013 Updated: November 19, 2013
The map's results are scary, given New York's vulnerability to storm surge.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on November 1, 2013
Sand dunes may seem simple but they are fueling lawsuits, emptying federal pockets and, at the same time, are being heralded as a solution for coastal erosion in post-Sandy New Jersey.