Escaping the Impacts of Climate Change

I wanted to pick this post up with where I left off in the last post, speaking about those displaced by climate change or extreme weather events. There is no actual defined name or definition for a "climate change refugee" or "environmental migrant". Migration due to the impacts of climate change has been happening for … Continue reading Escaping the Impacts of Climate Change

Louisiana Declares State of Emergency for Disappearing Coastline

On April 19, 2017 the Governor of Louisiana declared a State of Emergency for the Louisiana coastline. The hope is that this declaration will bring nationwide attention to the desperate need for restoration and protection. The leadership in Louisiana is hoping that the President and Congress will declare the eroding coastline a national emergency and … Continue reading Louisiana Declares State of Emergency for Disappearing Coastline