Tag: natural disaster
Amphan Mark II need not be as destructive as we’ve projected if the world’s governments act now to meet Paris agreement climate goals.
High winds blew the deadly Egyptian black, fat-tailed scorpions from the surrounding desert into the city and into people’s homes.
The infrastructure bill may not be enough to address the climate crisis; some lawmakers are urging the president to declare a national emergency.
Scientists predict that future storms, which will increase in intensity due to the climate crisis, will exacerbate environmental damage.
Abandoned by their country, residents refuse to accept the idea that they will never recover.
“In the wake of these reports, I am particularly concerned about the fact that HUD has halted the disbursement of billions of dollars of housing recovery funds for Puerto Rico and other states and territories affected by recent disasters as a result of the President's ongoing government shutdown.”
"None of us have any clue as to how bad it's going to be."
Last week, President Trump generated widespread criticism when he falsely claimed on Twitter that thousands of people did not die in the two storms, even as a Harvard study estimated the death toll may top 4,600.
The Trump administration has reallocated nearly $10 million from FEMA’s budget to ICE to pay for detention space and deportations.