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Last year a story by the BBC  dubbed Lancaster, Pennsylvania “America’s Refugee Capital.” The city welcomes the attention and is pitching itself as a place for people migrating amid a changing climate. The city also hopes to be a refuge for internally displaced Americans who are escaping rising seas and extreme weather.

Watch: “Lancaster Welcomes People Displaced by Climate Change”

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This story is produced in partnership with StateImpact Pennsylvania, a collaboration among The Allegheny Front, WESA, WITF and WHYY.