Recent torrential rains have nearly wiped out the five-year drought in Texas and Oklahoma.
The West should "climate proof" its power grid or risk electricity shortages, a new study says.
The "wet drought" plaguing Washington has prompted a statewide emergency declaration.
Forest Service anticipates spending up to $1.6 billion fighting a fire season that could be worse than normal.
A report warns extreme weather will contribute to the spread of disease and disrupt food and water supplies.
One in six species is threatened with extinction if polluting practices continue unabated, researchers say.
An emerging body of research shows that greenhouse gases are billowing out of the state’s woodlands.
California isn't the only place suffering drought; the Pacific Northwest is suffering from a lack of snow.
NASA's SMAP satellite has sent back the first global look at soil moisture, a key drought indicator.
White House report calls for billions of dollars in energy infrastructure modernization investments.
As temperatures rise, droughts will worsen across the American West. Here's how to adapt.
The warming hiatus and western U.S. drought both have roots in the Pacific according to recent research.
Drought-plagued California just saw its warmest year to date, besting last year's record by nearly 2°F.
Climate Council report says decreases in average rainfall have dire ramifications for health & agriculture.
California’s byzantine water system and crushing drought are leading farmers to extraordinary measures.
NASA satellites show California's abysmal snowpack that's prompting drought and water concerns.
As investments in wind and solar climb, backing major hydropower projects may be risky in a warming world.
A dire, record low snowpack in California has set the state up for worse impacts from its four-year drought.
This year's sad California snowpack "obliterates" the previous record low.
Drought and warmer temperatures brought about by climate change affect wildfire spread more than bark beetles.