Climate adaptation

Erika Bolstad

Reporter

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Erika covers climate change adaptation in the United States for ClimateWire. She looks for stories about the intersection of politics, science, business and culture, with an emphasis on how people across the United States are addressing the effects of climate change. She previously worked at the Miami Herald, where she covered local and state government and hurricanes, most notably Hurricane Katrina from New Orleans. She spent six years in the McClatchy Washington bureau covering climate change and environmental issues and was the Washington correspondent for the Anchorage Daily News and the Idaho Statesman. Her career began at newspapers in North and South Carolina. Bolstad was born in Minnesota and raised in Oregon and has a degree in journalism from Washington & Lee University in Virginia.

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'Strange times' ahead on climate change

Look to cities, businesses and countries like China to lead on climate change in the absence of leadership from the Trump administration, predicts the president of one of the leading think tanks on economic development and sustainability.