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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.

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.

Summer Nights are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Summer Nights are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Climate change is creating warmer summer nights for every state in the U.S.

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

We are seeing an increased number of hot days in the U.S. as greenhouse gases continue to build and warm the planet.

Potent Poison Ivy

Potent Poison Ivy

More CO2 means larger poison ivy plants and more toxic oil per plant.

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.

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

The city recorded more than 7 inches of rain in 24 hours, the third-highest single day rainfall total for any day since record-keeping began in 1891.