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The N.H. News Recap For Aug. 13, 2021: Climate Change, 2020 Census Data And More

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A landmark report about the effects of climate change was released this week. We break down the implications of this report for New Hampshire. We're already seeing increases in precipitation and another summer heat wave, both of which are expected to increase as we feel more of the effects of climate change.

And data from the 2020 census dropped this week. We review how New Hampshire has (and hasn't) changed since the last decennial census, in 2010.

We unpack the regional and national implications of both of these reports (in a fun and engaging way, we promise) on this edition of the N.H. News Recap.

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Guests

  • Annie Ropeik, energy and environment reporter, NHPR
  • Sarah Gibson, demographics and education reporter, NHPR

Top Stories From Around N.H. This Week
What Does the U.N.’s ‘Code Red’ Climate Change Report Mean for New Hampshire?
Linked To Climate Change, Extreme Precipitation And Sea Surface Temperatures Rise In New England
As Another Heat Wave Descends On NH, Cooling Centers Open Up
An Updated Guide To COVID-19 Transmission Rates In NH
Effort To End NH Gun Line Stalls With Pair Of Sununu Vetoes
For The First Time Again: Granite Staters Cross The Canadian Border
Statewide Housing Board Created To Help With New Development In NH
NHPR's census blog

Mary McIntyre is a senior producer at NHPR. She manages the station's news magazines, Morning Edition and All Things Considered. You can email her at mmcintyre@nhpr.org.
For many radio listeners throughout New Hampshire, Rick Ganley is the first voice they hear each weekday morning, bringing them up to speed on news developments overnight and starting their day off with the latest information.

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