While the Atlantic hurricane season has been generally below-average, that doesn't mean it can't have a rare event.
An over-active hurricane season in the central/eastern Pacific Ocean went into overdrive as three major hurricanes occurred at the same time.
New background information, tools, and case studies can help Tribal Nations and Arctic residents build resilience.
For three days in 2005, flooding from Hurricane Katrina cut off the only road to Port Fourchon. Officials had to decide: did the risk of future flooding justify the cost of raising the roadway out of the Gulf's rising waters?
Climate change is expected to intensify fire-friendly weather conditions across the US and to lengthen the fire season.