One Planet: A Toxic Disaster -- Sea Level Rise & Superfund Sites | KALW

One Planet: A Toxic Disaster -- Sea Level Rise & Superfund Sites

Aug 24, 2020

On this edition of Your Call's One Planet series, we're discussing the impacts of sea level rise and extreme coastal flooding on communities of color and low-income residents living near hundreds of hazardous waste sites in the US.

Guest:

Dr. Jacob Carter, research scientist for the Center for Science and Democracy at the Union of Concerned Scientists

Web Resources:

The Union of Concerned Scientists: Extreme Floods and Superfund Sites: A Pending Disaster for Underserved Communities

National Geographic: How Close Are You To A Superfund Site?