Hurricane Sandy: Lessons still being learned, debated one year later

Hurricane Sandy. Image: NASA
Hurricane Sandy. Image: NASA

In the spirit of our regular Saturday feature, DNR Weekend Reading, here is a small sampling of recent scientific findings, observations and commentary about Hurricane Sandy, which slammed into the East Coast on this date in 2012, causing 40 deaths and massive damage in New York City and New Jersey.

University of North Carolina: Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

FEMA: A year after Hurricane Sandy

Scientific American: The Lesson of Hurricane Sandy: Pay Now, Not Later

Geological Society of America: Sandy’s Lessons Include: Put Parks, Not Houses, On the Beach

Climate Central: The Most Detailed Visuals of Hurricane Sandy, Revealed

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