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Our Planet- Small Island Developing States UNEP September 2014 Full Report This report examine climate change impacts on small island developing states. The report is written in 2014, the International Year of Small ...
In 2012, there were 3,527 monthly weather records broken for heat, rain, and snow in the US, including a line of powerful storms in 2012 that killed 15 people and left millions without power. >> National Climat...
Cleaning up after climate-driven disasters last year cost the average taxpayer over $1,100. >> Climate Action Plan
Flooding in Germany, 2008 Creative Commons: 2008 Source: Flickr
Thunderstorm Creative Commons: Crysis Rubel, 2013 Source: Flickr
Flooded street in Maryland a day after Hurricane Irene hit. Creative Commons: Jay Source: Flickr
Post-flood relief in Thailand, 2011 Creative Commons: 2011 Source: Flickr
Satellite photo of Hurricane Irene over the Caribbean Ocean Creative Commons: NASA Earth Observatory, 2011 Source: Flickr
2011 set a record with at least 14 weather disasters across the United States, inflicting $55 billion in total damages. >> Environment America
4 out of 5 Americans live in U.S. counties stricken by weather-related disasters. Since 2006, federally declared weather-related disasters affected 2,466 counties across the U.S. which house more than 242 million peo...
Flooding from Hurricane Sandy in New York Creative Commons: Oliver Rich, 2012 Source: Flickr
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