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Summer Days Are Getting Hotter

Summer Days Are Getting Hotter

Summer is the season with the most obvious climate change impact — extreme heat.

Climate Change on the Golf Course

Climate Change on the Golf Course

Golf courses are adapting to climate change by researching, developing, and installing turfgrasses that are more tolerant of extremes.

Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

Climate Change and Rapidly Intensifying Hurricanes

Here’s how climate change may affect rapidly intensifying hurricanes.

New Normal: Temperatures Are Trending Up Across U.S.

New Normal: Temperatures Are Trending Up Across U.S.

The 30-year average temperature, known as the meteorological normal, is rising in most locations in the U.S.

Climate Change Poses Risk to Hummingbirds, an Important Pollinator

Climate Change Poses Risk to Hummingbirds, an Important Pollinator

A family of key pollinators— hummingbirds — are at risk from climate change.

Heavy Rainfall Trends Across the U.S.

Heavy Rainfall Trends Across the U.S.

The number of days with heavy precipitation is increasing in most locations in the U.S.

Western Snowpack Trends

Western Snowpack Trends

Western spring snowpack has been below normal six of the past seven years, meaning less water during the traditionally dry summer months.

Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

Before the end of this century, the cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. may bloom a month earlier on average than they do today.