Katrina dwarfed by regional climate impact say top aid and environment groups.
Katrina dwarfed by regional climate impact say top aid and environment groups. 29 August 2006. A new report from unique coalition of development and environment groups says act now on climate change before Latin America goes ?Up in Smoke?. As the United States marks the first anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, on Tuesday 29 August 2006, a major new report from a coalition of the UK?s biggest environment and development groups reveals the untold story of the impact that extreme weather, exacerbated by climate change, is having on the whole of Latin America and the Caribbean .