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2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

April 2016 was the hottest April on record globally.

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

Temperatures we think of as normal are getting warmer.

Inland Flooding Threat to Increase by 2050

Inland Flooding Threat to Increase by 2050

A large majority of states will face an increased threat of inland flooding by mid-century.

U.S. Warming Since the First Earth Day

U.S. Warming Since the First Earth Day

Since the first Earth Day in 1970, the average annual temperature in every state has climbed.

Global Sea Levels Rising

Global Sea Levels Rising

Satellite and tide gauge measurements show an absolute sea level increase across the world’s oceans.

Early Spring Impacts

Early Spring Impacts

An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.

Natural & Human-caused Coastal Flood Days in the U.S.

Natural & Human-caused Coastal Flood Days in the U.S.

Human-caused climate change is creating more coastal flood days in the U.S.