Puerto Rico

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Catamaran resting on resting on a residential neighborhood street after Hurricane Ian
The state's affordable housing crisis has made it almost impossible for storm victims to get back on their feet.
Grist Magazine
Why is it that five years after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, Puerto Rico’s infrastructure was so unprepared for Hurricane Fiona, a Category 1 storm?
New York Times, the
Landslide-affected road
Since 2017, when rainfall from Hurricane Maria triggered landslides, USGS, UPRM, the Natural Hazards Center, and community leaders have worked together to create communication materials, a landslide forecasting network, and—most importantly—trust.
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