Communities of color hit hardest by heat waves | Conservation Law Foundation

Communities of color hit hardest by heat waves

The Boston Globe

Like COVID-19, severe heat waves are not an equal opportunity health threat. The most disinvested neighborhoods — those dominated by buildings, pavement, and parking lots — are hit the hardest.

Climate change and COVID-19 are everyone’s problems. Communities of color should not continue to bear the greatest burdens for our entire region.

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