Disaster Zone

Webinar: History of Natural Disasters

Lucy Jones speaks December 6.

by Eric Holdeman / December 4, 2018

If you can tune in, check out this upcoming webinar: Scientist to discuss how we can adapt — and improve our survival — to future natural disasters.

One of the tidbits at the link above includes this: "Between 1980 and 2017, the United States suffered 219 disasters costing about $1 billion, according to an agency of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The cumulative costs of those events exceeded $1.5 trillion."

Sponsored by Carnegie Institution for Science. Her message is adapt now or pay the price later!

Claire Rubin, my Senior Researcher (a title we came up with yesterday, since she sends me so much material) shared the link above.