The 21st Show

Managing river floods in a changing climate


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Climate change is ramping up our weather, making river floods worse - they're happening more often, getting stronger, and sticking around longer. We're looking at how our attempts to manage these floods might be backfiring, as we navigate the challenges of adapting to a new normal where such extreme weather events become more common.


Tim Palmer

Environmental Writer/Photographer; Author, "Seek Higher Ground"