Climate Change Increasing Frequency of Coastal Flooding

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Climate Change Increasing Frequency of Coastal Flooding

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2018

Flooding at high tide is increasing along coastal communities in the U.S., and it’s going to get much more common with climate change.

Wildfire Smoke Health Risks

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Wildfire Smoke Health Risks

  • Published: Aug 15th, 2018

Even small concentrations of smoke pollution from wildfires can be harmful to human health.

Smoke Wave Days in the Western U.S.

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Smoke Wave Days in the Western U.S.

  • Published: Aug 15th, 2018

Smoke pollution from wildfires threatens the advancements the U.S. has made in cleaning its air.

Western Snowpack Trends

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Western Snowpack Trends

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2018

Western spring snowpack has been below normal six of the past seven years, meaning less water during the traditionally dry summer months.

These U.S. Cities Are Getting More (and Less) Snow

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These U.S. Cities Are Getting More (and Less) Snow

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2018

There were some unusual highs and lows to snowfall totals across the U.S. this winter. Take a look at the long-term trends in total snow for more than 1,100 sites.

Here’s How Wildfire Pollution Harms Health

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Here’s How Wildfire Pollution Harms Health

  • Published: Nov 7th, 2017

Warming temperatures combined with drought conditions are major factors for the increase in wildfires.

Area Burned by Wildfires is Increasing

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Area Burned by Wildfires is Increasing

  • Published: Jul 26th, 2017

Climate change is one reason the area burned by western wildfires is increasing.

Number of Large Fires Rising in the West

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Number of Large Fires Rising in the West

  • Published: Jul 26th, 2017

The number of large wildfires in the West is rising and climate change is playing a role.