Scientists are split over whether local safeguards can save some of the world’s most spectacular coral reefs.
Former Kiribati president says it will only be a few decades before the Kiribati people must leave their islands forever.
Federal grants to move communities can provide families with physical land, but can they preserve a way of life?
Salmon in the Kenai River are threatened by climate change, which may threaten the culture that relies on them.
Conditions behind California's drought and warm coastal waters were mostly natural, but not entirely.
California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.
Nearly 400 scientists are asking President Obama to halt oil and gas leasing in the Arctic Ocean.
Global warming and the whims of the weather mean California remains in drought despite the El Niño.
Carbon dioxide could play a significant role in the climate impacts of thawing permafrost.
Higher levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere lead to a more acidic ocean.
Arctic sea ice shrank to its fourth-lowest level in 50 years last month, setting a new record low for May.
Climate change could boost the carbon sequestration potential of Alaska's temperate forests.
The easing of California's drought has boosted the state's ability to produce hydropower.
The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be near-normal as a tropical storm threatens to form.
Tropical regions are likely to suffer the biggest increase in hot days and extreme weather, scientists say.
Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.
Our report examined intensity and duration of the heaviest runoff events for each state.
A large majority of states will face an increased threat of inland flooding by mid-century.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
From June through September, the Southwest Monsoon dominates life in much of South Asia.