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

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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? 

Rose Aguilar has been the host of Your Call since 2006. She became a regular Friday media roundtable guest in 2001.