Our research suggests that images of climate impacts should have identifiable individuals foregrounded in them to be most effective. An image similar to this attracted a great deal of attention and sympathy in our discussion groups.
WHAT IT SHOWS: USA. Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. August 29, 2005. Bay St. Louis Emergency Management Agency volunteer crews rescue the TAYLOR family from the roof of their Suburban, which became trapped on US 90 due to flooding during Hurricane Katrina.