Flooding in Round Lake Beach, Ill. on July 12, 2017. | Joe Shuman/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images

Climate Change Is Intensifying Urban Floods and Leaving Rural Areas High and Dry

Extreme once-in-a-lifetime floods are inundating cities, while cyclical rainfall is failing to replenish aquifers.

Published On 08/15/2017
11:18 AM EDT