Miami’s ‘climate gentrification’
With ever more devastating hurricanes and floods, Miami is set to be transformed if not submerged: sea levels could rise more than 30 inches by 2060, putting over 100,000 properties by the sea at risk.
And so, some are already moving to higher ground elsewhere in the city. And that has its own consequences.
Today, reporter Kate Fisher details climate gentrification, where the rich move to safer ground and force other communities to bear the brunt of the climate disaster.
Sources: CCN, NBC 6, ABC Local 10 News