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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 1, Two Texas Towns Struggle for Water
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 9 mins
The recent drought and record temperatures in Texas put an unprecedented strain on water resources across the state. As part of the Coping with Climate Change series, Hari Sreenivasan reports on the plight of two towns in their struggle for water.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 9 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 2, Teachers Endure Balancing Act Over Climate Change Curriculum
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
For the first time, new national educational standards for grades K-12 will link global warming trends to man made emissions. As part of our Coping With Climate Change series, Hari Sreenivasan looks at the challenges teachers face when covering the topic of climate science in their classrooms.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3, In Lousiana Rising Seas Threaten Native American Land
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Native American tribal lands along the Louisiana coast are washing away as sea levels rise and marshes sink. As part of our Coping with Climate Change series, Hari Sreenivasan reports from Isle de Jean Charles, a community that is slowly disappearing into the sea.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 5, Swinomish Tribe Works to Adapt to Shrinking Salmon Supply
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Washington State salmon depend on the cold water from glacial lakes to survive. But as temperatures increase and glaciers shrink, salmon populations are declining, threatening the way of life for the Swinomish Tribe, also known as the "salmon people."
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6, Native American Communities Affected by Climate Change Plan for the Future
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Native Americans from Maine to Washington State convened for a conference at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. Their goal: to discuss the effects of climate change on tribal communities.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 8, Shifting Seasons Lead to Sour Year for Michigan Cherry Farmer
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 9 mins
An early spring in 2012 followed by 19 frost events killed Michigan's cherry crop and impacted farmers' livelihoods. Climatologists say that these shifting seasons could mean more hard years ahead.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 9 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 11, From Rooftops to Alleyways, Chicago Fights Extreme Urban Heat With Greener ideas
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 10 mins
One of Chicago's most beautiful and hidden gardens is located on top of City Hall, part of an effort to create 'green' roofs in order fight rising temperatures. Hari Sreenivasan reports on the actions the city of Chicago is taking to mitigate climate change in an urban landscape.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 10 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12, Protecting New York from Future Superstorms as Sea Levels Rise
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
As thousands of residents continue to clean up from Hurricane Sandy, many are anticipating future disasters and considering how New York will cope with rising seas and potentially more devastating flooding. In this November 2012 report, Hari Sreenivasan looks at options like barriers that could protect the region...
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14, Climate Change Threatens the Tribe from 'Twilight'
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
Located west of Olympic National Park, La Push, Washington is idyllic at first glance, but its beauty is matched by danger and vulnerability. Located at sea level, La Push lies directly in a flood and tsunami zone. Hari Sreenivasan reports on how the Quileute tribe is adapting to new climate challenges. A fictiona...
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15, Endangered Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise and Water Turns Acidic
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
In addition to negative consequences caused by overfishing and pollution, coral reefs face another major existential threat: increased acidity from warming oceans. Hari Sreenivasan reports from Florida about the dire outlook for coral reefs, as well as efforts and research to try and save them.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
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