Partnership Journalism

Climate Central's Partnership Journalism program collaborates with local newsrooms nationwide, including print, radio, digital and TV outlets. Our partners contribute local reporting and knowledge; we contribute data, science and data reporting, editing and guidance. This document describes our Partnership Journalism approach and this is our editorial independence policy. We also collaborate with scientists internally and externally to obtain data for our projects and amplify new research. Email editor John Upton to learn more — jupton@climatecentral.org.

Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

  • Published: Jun 7th, 2018

In partnership with the Arizona Daily Star. Research published last year included Pima County among the top 9 percent of counties into which Americans are likely to move after being forced from their homes by another coastal climate threat — sea-level rise.

How Smoke From California’s Fires is Harming the Most Vulnerable

How Smoke From California’s Fires is Harming the Most Vulnerable

  • Published: Dec 8th, 2017

In partnership with Pacific Standard. Thousands of homeless in Southern California are struggling to escape smoke as wildfires tear through the region.

This is the New Climate Future of National Parks

This is the New Climate Future of National Parks

  • Published: Aug 25th, 2016

We have a huge stake in the present and future health of national parks because ultimately, these cherished places are a reflection of who we are as individuals, and as a nation.

‘It’s About Engaging the Next Generation’: Q&A with NPS Director

‘It’s About Engaging the Next Generation’: Q&A with NPS Director

  • Published: Jun 22nd, 2016

Jonathan Jarvis is a National Park Service lifer. So when he says climate change is the biggest challenge the agency has faced in its 100-year history, it's worth listening to his insights on why and how to deal with it.

National Parks Facing Their Biggest Threat in Climate Change

National Parks Facing Their Biggest Threat in Climate Change

  • Published: May 25th, 2016

The National Park Service turns 100 years old this year. It's a cause for celebration that's marred by the growing impacts of climate change on iconic landscapes across the country.

States At Risk: America’s Preparedness Report Card

States At Risk: America’s Preparedness Report Card

  • Published: Nov 18th, 2015

Explore the preparedness actions that each of the 50 states are taking in relation to their current and future changes in climate threats.

Pulp Fiction, Part III: Wood Burning May Play Big Role In EPA’s New Rules

Pulp Fiction, Part III: Wood Burning May Play Big Role In EPA’s New Rules

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2015

The EPA is about to make critical decisions about wood energy as it cracks down on climate pollution. Mistakes could accelerate climate change. This is Part 3 from a five-month Climate Central investigation.

Pulp Fiction, Part II: The American Trees That Are Electrifying Europe

Pulp Fiction, Part II: The American Trees That Are Electrifying Europe

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2015

Trees are being cut down in the U.S. Southeast, one of the world's most biodiverse and heavily logged regions, to provide energy for Europe. This is Part 2 from a five-month Climate Central investigation.