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After the Storm: The Hidden Health Risks of Flooding in a Warming World
 
Type: Publication
Geographical coverage: International
Country: United States of America
Implementing Entity: Union of Concerned Scientists
Language: English
Cost: unspecified
Link: http://www.ucsusa.org/assets/documents/global_warming/climate-change-and-flooding.pdf
 


The `After the Storm: The Hidden Health Risks of Flooding in a Warming World` report combines a review of flooding health risks with a look at how climate change will likely increase the risks in the years ahead. It identifies the top five hidden health risks of extreme precipitation and flooding and highlights the growing flood risk from climate change and current development patterns.