Climate uncertainty colors flood risk assessment

Journal Reference: Sanjib Sharma, Michael Gomez, Klaus Keller, Robert Nicholas, Alfonso Mejia. Regional Flood Risk Projections under Climate Change. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 2021; DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-20-0238.1 “New home builders want to know how high they have to put their buildings to be safe for the future,” said Alfonso Mejia, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering. … Read more

“Jersey is in the middle of a battle that is beyond it”: the Channel Island in the uncertainty of tensions over fishing licenses

French fishermen angry at the loss of access to the waters demonstrate off the island of Jersey in May 2021. OLIVIER PINEL / AP Faced with the onslaught of rain and squalls, Steph Noel gave up going out to sea, Monday 1is November, to fish for shellfish and lobsters for which Jersey waters are famous. … Read more