Shank: Staying Resilient Amid Increasingly Extreme Weather

Dr. Michael Shank discusses how Rutland County can be more resilient in the face of increasingly extreme weather, heavier rains, heavier winds, and more flooding. Taking lessons learned from the recent Hurricane Laura and Vermont’s experience with Hurricane Irene, Shank discusses how town planning commissions can protect river corridors and flood hazard areas so that towns and cities are safer and more secure. Learn more at