daniel swain in the independent — ‘concurrent disasters’: how california could see more severe mudslides as a result of wildfires

Daniel Swain in The Independent — ‘Concurrent disasters’: How California could see more severe mudslides as a result of wildfires

The unprecedented and devastating 2020 California wildfires have left some regions vulnerable to mudslides and debris flows. Daniel Swain, a PhD climate scientist at UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, told the Tahoe Daily Tribune: “We are losing the cushion we had for wildfire risks.”