Associate Professor Mike Blum has a new paper out in the journal Ecosphere this month, called “Socioecological disparities in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina.” Some science news outlets have picked up on the article:
- Science News Online
- Science Daily
The paper’s findings are particularly topical as communities in Texas and Florida begin to rebuild after recent hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Associate Professor Michael Blum joined EEB on August 1. He has been researching rats in New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. His research is featured in an August 9 article on The Atlantic’s CityLab website called, “Will Cities Ever Outsmart Rats?“.