In Michigan, Dams Plus Climate Change Equals a Disastrous Mix

Source: Inside Climate News

InsideClimate News

Two dam failures in Michigan are underscoring warnings by scientists that global warming is causing heavier and more frequent rainstorms in many parts of the country, including the upper Midwest. When paired with the nation’s aging infrastructure, which wasn’t designed to handle the warming climate, safety officials say it makes for a dangerous combination.

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