How “Weather Whiplash” Could Change California Lori Pottinger May 1 2018 Climate change is pushing California’s volatile weather to new extremes. Climate scientist Daniel Swain explains what to expect.
How Oroville Is Changing Dam Safety in California Lori Pottinger March 28 2018 The scale and drama of last year’s Oroville Dam spillway crisis jolted the state into action. An expert interview on lessons learned.
Why We Need Working Floodplains Lori Pottinger February 22 2018 Floodplains are hard-working landscapes when they’re allowed to “act naturally.” An expert interview looks at efforts to get them working again.
Flood Prevention 101: Stay Out of the Floodplain Lori Pottinger January 4 2018 What did the catastrophic hurricane season of 2017 tell us about managing flood risk? An interview with flood expert Nicholas Pinter.
What Recent Hurricanes Mean for Flood Insurance in California Jeffrey Mount October 3 2017 One in five Californians are vulnerable to flooding, and many are underinsured. A look at a changing flood insurance landscape.