climate impacts

Climate Change in 2022: Multiple Billion-Dollar Disasters & Unbearable Human Costs

Today the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released its annual report on billion-dollar weather and climate-related disasters in the United States, which tells a grimly familiar story. In 2022, the nation experienced 18 disasters with costs exceeding a billion dollars each, and together these disasters caused at least 474 deaths. … [continued]