Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Florida’s most vulnerable citizens struggle to recover over a year after Irma

One of the stories I noticed over Christmas break was a detailed story from the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting on the lingering impacts of Hurricane Irma, which hit Florida in 2017. Even though it has been a long time since the storm hit, some of the more vulnerable populations are still trying to recover from the impacts of the storm. Some folks still have not rebuilt their homes damaged by wind or flooding and many have not recovered jobs that were lost when businesses closed. You can read more here.