USA - Climate - Hurricane Sandy Aftermath
Three years ago, Hurricane Sandy formed in the western Carribean Sea. The hurricane killed at least 233 people in its path, crossing eight countries. In the picture, Jermaine Davis jumps between what was left of the boardwalk on Rockaway Beach. The material damages from the hurricane is estimated to have been about 75 billion dollars (US Department of Commerce May 2013).
Global warming is contributing to extreme weather