Press Contact

Stephen F Eisenman, Director of Communications 6263943311 s-eisenman@northwestern.edu.

In the news

Once derided, ways of adapting to climate change are gaining steam. National Geographic, January 9, 2019. Our initiative, Flood Forum USA, is described as a “Match.com for flooded towns and scientists.”

The Year That Was and Wasn’t. The Morning News, December 18, 2018. Writer, Elizabeth Rush, describes “broad climate coalitions are coming to the fore from Flood Forum USA to the Sunrise Movement and the push for a Green New Deal.”

Climate Change Could Cause More Sewage Backups. Yale Climate Connections, November 20, 2018. The article features Lori Burns, flood survivor advocate and Aa Board of Director.


Other resources

HIGHER GROUND on youtube 

We have a growing library of videos on flooding, including raw footage of flooding and its impact on communities, and the incredible bravery and resilience of the affected communities we work with.