Summer storms reveal that New Orleans has more than just a pump problem

This article discusses the problems New Orleans is facing because of climate change.

Intense cloudbursts are overwhelming the city’s drainage system, causing floods.

What has made flooding in New Orleans so much worse? Although many residents blame broken pumps or outdated drainage infrastructure, ISeeChange community data alongside reports from the National Weather Service suggest that it would take a lot more than a perfectly running pumping system to keep New Orleans’ streets dry.

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