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The Biden Infrastructure Bills and Climate Change

Wendy Erickson | 2min

In November 2021 President Biden signed a $1 trillion infrastructure package that includes funding t...

Why is Wildfire Smoke so Hard to Predict?

Wendy Erickson | 3min

Smoke produced by wildfires, including forest fires, can spread widely and cause public health risks...

The Five States Hit Worst By Natural Disasters

Cal Inman | 4min

The United States weathers more natural disasters than any other country in the world. From hurrican...

Safeguarding the U.S. Economy from Climate-Related Financial Risk

Wendy Erickson | 2min

The Biden Administration recently issued the 40-page executive order ...

Climate-Smart Real Estate Investing

Wendy Erickson | 3min

Climate change has led to the increased frequency and severity of extreme weather events. For invest...

A Renter's Guide to Extreme Weather

Wendy Erickson | 4min

This last year has seen numerous damaging fires, floods, and hurricanes all throughout the United St...

Why Hurricanes Have More Rain Than Ever

Wendy Erickson | 3min

The tropical depression Hurricane Ida and other recent storms have caused significant damage to our ...

Extreme Drought in 2021

Wendy Erickson | 2min

In the summer of 2021, much of the Southwest and West United States has suffered under extreme and d...

Can Homeowners Purchase Hurricane Insurance?

Wendy Erickson | 3min

Hurricanes are an increasingly worrisome threat for many homeowners, especially with the rising impa...

Wildfires: States With Highest Risk to Homes

Annie Preston | 3min

Which states are the riskiest in terms of wildfire danger posed to homes?...

Heat and Temperature Risks Due to Climate Change

Cal Inman | 4min

Over 650 people die each year in the United States because of extreme heat. Many more experience hea...

Do I Need Flood Insurance?

Cal Inman | 3min

Your need for food insurance is based on the level of risk of flooding in your area vs your toleranc...

Wildfire Risk: Are We Building Just to Burn?

Skylar Olsen | 8min

California and the Pacific Northwest are experiencing unprecedented wildfires. The severity, locatio...