How Planet Detroit is putting Detroit’s climate change-driven flood risk on the agendapoynter.org/reporting-editing/2023/how-planet-detroit-is-putting-detroits-climate-change-driven-flood-risk-on-the-agenda
This year, Poynter oversaw a climate change reporting grant program funded by the Joyce Foundation. We are sharing the results as the projects reach completion.
Climate change makes flooding worse. This isn’t just an ocean or riverfront problem. When the heavens open up, any place is vulnerable.
In the inland Detroit metro area, far from the shores of Lake Erie, a 2014 flood…