April 23, 2019 at 5:30 am

Climate change has the city at the mercy of Mother Nature. Just how wet and flooded will future New York be? No more chocolate, peanuts, or coffee? Climate change isn’t only about storms… The Hamptons is one of the most desirable yet one of the most vulnerable places in the U.S. We have the details. It’s more than just a smelly canal. We’ll bring you there to appreciate the role its played in NYC’s history.

Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support is provided by Marc Haas Foundation and Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III.

Aired on April 22, 2019.


MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, Rosalind P. Walter, Barbara Hope Zuckerberg, Jody and John Arnhold, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Janet Prindle Seidler, Judy and Josh Weston and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation.


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