The 7 most devastating climate disasters of summer 2021
Updated 1414 GMT (2214 HKT) October 2, 2021
(CNN)The climate crisis ravaged the United States this summer. As the West struggled with unrelenting drought and dozens of wildfires, a deadly heat wave seared the Northwest in June. Months later, back-to-back hurricanes -- Henri and Ida -- slammed the Northeast, breaking all-time rainfall records.