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Thursday, January 30, 2014

A Case Study in Preparedness (or Lack Thereof)

For those interested in adaptation (and urban adaptation in particular), this article by Rebecca Burns in Politico on the recent snow 'storm' in the U.S. Southeast and the resulting chaos should be required reading. Urban sprawl, poor coordination, and automobile dependence turned what would be just another day in other parts of the United States into a natural disaster for metropolitan Atlanta. Climate change may be the least of our problems.  

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