19 Aug '11, 3pm

Extreme Weather Has Already Cost $35 Billion This Year in US

Extreme Weather Has Already Cost $35 Billion This Year in US

How much damage has this year's extreme weather --record snowfall in many places this winter, flooding, heat waves, tornadoes, drought in Texas with no end in sight--cost the United States? The National Climatic Data Center has a figure for the first eight months of the year: $35 billion.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/extreme-weather-a...

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