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Sustainability Reads of the Week: 6/22-6/28

New study links global warming to Hurricane Sandy and other extreme weather events

Hurricane Sandy, Snowmaggedon in Washington DC in 2010, and supertyphoon Haiyan were some of the recent extreme weather events that a study has recently linked to be caused by global warming. 556 more words

Sustainability Reads Of The Week

'Superheroes' Race to Remember Boy Killed During Hurricane Sandy

MONTROSE — A little boy killed during Hurricane Sandy in 2012 was remembered for his love of superheroes and animals Saturday in Susquehanna County.

The inaugural “Superhero 5k Walk/Run” took place at Montrose High School in honor of eight-year-old Matthew Stahl, who was killed by a falling tree during the storm. 93 more words


Sea Rise Threatens Over $40bn Worth Of National Parks Infrastructure

Alarming recent reports are suggesting that the rise in sea levels could threaten over $40bn worth of national infrastructure and natural assets, providing further evidence of the economic threat that global warming provides. 71 more words


Sailing Thirty Foot Swells (OWPC: Hurricane)

This week’s theme word for the One Word (Weather) Photo Challenge from Jennifer Nichole Wells is… HURRICANE.

Hurricane Sandy instantly came to mind as we were headed to… 168 more words


Female Athlete of the Year: Austyn Cuneo, Eastern

There were plenty of goals in Austyn Cuneo’s athletic career at Eastern High School.

Records, accolades and state championships — the two-sport star has a long list of them. 668 more words


FEMA Begins Offering 2nd Look At Flood Damage Claims For Thousands Of Sandy Victims In NJ

By David Madden

NEW JERSEY (CBS) — You may be one of the more than 100 thousand New Jersey homeowners who got a letter from FEMA offering you a chance to re-file your damage claim from Hurricane Sandy, but a local insurance claims expert suggests you take a good, long look at things before you take them up on that offer. 153 more words


Looks can be Deceiving (OWPC: Windy)

New York City was our actual destination on this particular day but due to the huge sea swells and the extremely WINDY conditions, our ship was seeking shelter at the… 115 more words