High Water, High Anxiety

Summer 2023 made it clear that flooding is one of the greatest risks the Northeast faces from climate change.

Warm air and oceans, along with sea level rise, mean more intense storms and floods. Climate scientists say this, as do Connecticut officials and others around the state who have been doing more to deal with flooding than may be apparent.

The Connecticut Mirror has launched a four-part series to examine the impact of flooding on communities.