Sturdy post-disaster cottages can work as permanent housing. But they’re not always welcome.
Governing, April 2009
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It’s too late to stop climate change. What we can do is plan for it.
Governing, December, 2007
Plus: my interview with two officials in Olympia, Washington, about how to cope with sea-level rise.
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How Hurricane Katrina ended up hitting Delaware, Connecticut and lots of other states.
Governing, February 2007
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