Making Contact

After Disaster: Picking up the Pieces in an Age of Climate Change (Encore)

This is a special encore edition.

Among the effects of climate change are more extreme weather events, such as Typhoon Haiyan, Superstorm Sandy, and a severe drought stretching across much of the Western United States. On this edition of Making Contact we’ll take a deeper look at the social and psychological impacts of climate change, and the weight of inaction.

Featuring:

Niki Stanley and Derice Klass, Far Rockaway residents; Zardos V. Abela, firefighter for the Bureau of Fire Protection inTacloban, Phillipines; Abigail Gewirtz,  psychologist at the University of Minnesota; Stephan Wasik, Valley Fire survivor; Jeff Keenan, Valley Fire survivor; Erica Petersen, Valley Fire survivor; and Manuel Orozco, Behavioral Health Fiscal Manager, Lake County Behavioral Health.

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