Articles by Jake Bittle
Jake Bittle is a staff writer at Grist who covers climate impacts and adaptation. His book about climate migration is forthcoming from Simon & Schuster.
A new study projects that the number of Americans exposed to flooding will double in 30 years. Development is largely to blame.
“The new system confirms what we knew about the National Flood Insurance Program — which was that it’s a deeply unfair system."
A Shell refinery in the heart of “Cancer Alley” has been polluting excessively since the storm passed.
The skyrocketing cost of fire insurance foreshadows a larger confrontation over so-called managed retreat.