Category: natural disasters

Examples of the over one thousand cyclone sh…

Examples of the
over one thousand cyclone shelters erected in Bangladesh after 1991.

Here in
Sathkira District.

Effects Of Climate Change In Bangladesh

Effects Of Climate Change In Bangladesh

The view from aerial tour of Hurricane Sandy …

The view from aerial tour of Hurricane Sandy damage  of New Jersey’s barrier beaches, November 18, 2012.

Following the 2011 tsunami the Japanese gover…

Following the 2011 tsunami the Japanese government began building seawalls Here: Ofunato Bay, Iwate prefecture and Kesennuma Bay, Miyagi
prefecture.

whattheendoftheworldlookedlike:

whattheendoftheworldlookedlike:

Oude-Tonge, Netherlands, 1953.

The Depravity of Climate-Change Denial

The Depravity of Climate-Change Denial

A burned neighborhood in Paradise, California…

A burned neighborhood in Paradise, California, on Nov. 15, 2018.

The residents of Dhalchar take cover in the h…

The residents of Dhalchar take cover in the huge cyclone shelter of grey
concrete. It’s erected some ten metres above the ground and built as a
letter V, with the tip pointing towards the sea, head on to an incoming
cyclone. Photo: Yoshi Shimizu
                             

Moheshkhali cyclone shelter, Bangladesh, 1997

Moheshkhali
cyclone shelter, Bangladesh, 1997

A neighborhood destroyed by wildfire in the ar…

A neighborhood destroyed by wildfire in the area of Foxtail Court, on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, CA. From
There’s No Time for Gradualism