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Climate Change and Fall Foliage

Climate Change and Fall Foliage

Climate change is altering important elements affecting fall foliage.

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Below Average Since 2002

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Below Average Since 2002

The annual Arctic sea ice minimum extent has been below average every year since 2002.

Atlantic Hurricane Season

Atlantic Hurricane Season

September 10 marks the statistical peak of the Atlantic hurricane season.

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.