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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.

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

February 2016 was the hottest February on record.

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.

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

Record warm November continues the trend of a record hot 2015.

A Major Milestone: 1°C

A Major Milestone: 1°C

2015 marked the first time since recordkeeping began that the global average temperature climbed to more than 1°C (1.8°F) above pre-industrial levels.