adaptation DEP Says FL Is Developing Strategies To Address Impacts Of Climate Change By Brendan Rivers • Oct 23, 2019 The National Guard / Flickr.com An official from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection told a state House subcommittee Wednesday that Florida is working to develop a statewide strategy to prepare for the impacts of climate change. NE FL Regional Council Stunned By Surprise Jax City Council Vote To Stop Payments By Brendan Rivers • Sep 27, 2019 Northeast Florida Regional Council Listen Listening... / 1:36 Hear this story airing on 89.9 FM WJCT. This week, the Jacksonville City Council passed a last-minute budget amendment to end the city’s annual financial contribution to be part of the Northeast Florida Regional Council. Tide Check Valves: A Remedy For St. Augustine’s Flooding Woes? By Brendan Rivers • Sep 12, 2019 Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News Listen Listening... / 1:26 Hear this story airing on 89.9 FM WJCT. When Hurricane Dorian skirted the east coast of Florida earlier this month, there was flooding throughout St. Augustine. But the South Davis Shores neighborhood was hit harder than anywhere else in the city. Scientists Say Rising Temperatures Make Hurricanes Like Dorian 'More Devastating' By Brendan Rivers • Sep 5, 2019 NOAA Listen Listening... / 22:43 WJCT Reporter Brendan River's full interview with Penn State University Professor Michael Mann. Hurricane Dorian left at least 20 people dead in the Bahamas before making its way up the east coast of Florida and the U.S. Scientists have said the catastrophic storm was made worse by rising global temperatures. Sea Level Rise Task Force Wraps Up, Will Urge Jacksonville To Curb Emissions By Brendan Rivers • Aug 26, 2019 Brendan Rivers / WJCT NEws Listen Listening... / 0:56 Hear this story airing on 89.9 FM WJCT. Jacksonville’s state mandated sea level rise task force has wrapped up its work, approving the remaining proposals in a list of recommendations that will eventually go before City Council. Jacksonville’s Sea Level Rise Task Force Wants To Guard Against ‘Climate Gentrification’ By Brendan Rivers • Aug 12, 2019 Brendan Rivers / WJCT News Listen Listening... / 0:48 Hear this story airing on 89.9 FM WJCT. Jacksonville’s sea level rise task force has voted in favor of several more recommendations to submit to City Council before the temporary committee disbands later this month. Jacksonville Sea Level Rise Task Force Finalizing Recommendations To Go Before City Council By Brendan Rivers • Aug 8, 2019 Bob Self / The Florida Times-Union Listen Listening... / 1:10 Hear this story airing on 89.9 FM WJCT. After several months, Jacksonville’s sea level rise task force plans to wrap up its work by the end of August.