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10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Managing heat during exercise will become more vital as climate change ups the number of danger days.

Heat Stress Index

Heat Stress Index

Extreme heat events, which are a threat to human health, are likely to worsen as climate change progresses.

Mosquito Season Getting Longer

Mosquito Season Getting Longer

In many parts of the country, changes in climate have likely increased habitat suitability for mosquitoes.

Ticks Take Off

Ticks Take Off

Climate change has impacted the size and geographical distribution of tick populations.

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

In a more acidic ocean, shellfish, plankton and corals struggle to adapt.

Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

CO2 mixes with seawater to form carbonic acid, making the oceans more acidic.

Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

Storm Surge and Sea Level Rise: Advancing Waters

As the climate warms, rising sea levels will mean more damage from hurricane storm surge.