Blogs Flora & Fauna

Can Trees Keep Up With Climate Change?

  • Published: Nov 9th, 2011

Research indicates trees may have a more difficult time adapting to climate change than previously thought.

Warmer Temperatures Could Bring More Dust to the Southwest

  • Published: May 20th, 2011

A new study finds that, in parts of the Southwest, warmer and drier weather forecast for the future is bound to increase dust formation.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: Feb. 22 to 28

  • Published: Mar 1st, 2011

Summary of the previous week's most noteworthy climate science papers.

Risks Keep Rising for Coral Reefs, Analysis Finds

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Coral reefs around Florida, the Caribbean, and the rest of the world are in worse shape than ever, a new report concludes.

Climate Change and Global Food Production: Q&A with David Lobell

  • Published: Jan 25th, 2011

Following an error-riddled report last week that climate change may profoundly alter the global food supply in just nine years, an expert weighs in on the real risks.

Montana Meets Vietnam

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

A group of students from the University of Montana is learning first-hand about how climate change may threaten Southeast Asia.

Alaska Wildfires Release Decades of Carbon

  • Published: Dec 7th, 2010

Recent climate changes have increased Alaskan wildfires, releasing greenhouse gases that had been locked in the soil.

A 60-Year Glimpse At Local Climate Change Effects

  • Published: Nov 10th, 2010

In an Oregon Mountain region, a change in plant populations marks the warming of local temperatures.