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Flooded homes in New Orleans, Louisiana
No federal law requires natural hazard risk disclosures, despite 74 percent of Americans supporting such a requirement.
Janie and Jessie Peña stand for a portrait in front of their home, which was destroyed in Hurricane Harvey, in Wharton, Texas on July 1, 2018.
Resources, attention, and political will for ensuring everyone is prepared are not equitably distributed.
Two men paddle in high water in the Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina devastated the area August 31, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Disparities in wealth and power that exist before a storm can predict how households will fare after.
Inclusive environmental policies can ensure that all households have the opportunity to live on stable ground.

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