Historic Winter Storm in Northeast

It’s been a winter of extremes in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic United States. One month ago, there were flowers blooming in Washington, DC. Today, those flowers are buried under nearly two feet of snow. The effects of this storm varied … Continued

CDP Kicks Off New Year

The beginning of the year is a good time to take the opportunity to reflect and look at the year ahead and what needs to be accomplished. Many people will commemorate the beginning with resolutions, goals, and new projects, and … Continued

Record Flooding in the Midwest and South

By Anna R. Hurt and Nancy Beers Rivers in Missouri and Illinois have reached record levels this week after heavy rains and storms at the end of December sent much of the Midwest and south into chaos. The Mississippi River … Continued