‘Protectors of the Coast’ — What the Northward March of Mangroves Means for Fishing, Flooding and Carbon

‘Protectors of the Coast’ — What the Northward March of Mangroves Means for Fishing, Flooding and Carbon

  • Published: Mar 22nd, 2019

Ranges of mangroves have naturally waxed and waned over the years, influenced by the weather, but with climate change has come a crucial reduction in crop- and tree-killing freeze events.

Top U.S. Freshwater Use by State

Top U.S. Freshwater Use by State

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2019

Can you guess how your state uses the most water?

Top U.S. Freshwater Use by Industry

Top U.S. Freshwater Use by Industry

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2019

Public supply makes up a small fraction of our country’s freshwater needs. Take a look at which sectors are thirstiest.

Climate Change & Water Use

Climate Change & Water Use

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2019

Here’s how climate change affects our water supply.

Heavy Rainfall Getting More Extreme

Heavy Rainfall Getting More Extreme

  • Published: Mar 13th, 2019

As the climate warms, heavy rain events are increasing across the country.

Climate Extremes Index Trending Upward

Climate Extremes Index Trending Upward

  • Published: Mar 13th, 2019

Extreme weather is happening more often in a warming world.

Spring Warming Across the U.S.

Spring Warming Across the U.S.

  • Published: Mar 6th, 2019

Spring in the U.S. has warmed more than 2°F in the last half-century — bringing earlier bouts with pollen and pests.

Recent Perception of 2018-19 Winter Temps

Recent Perception of 2018-19 Winter Temps

  • Published: Feb 27th, 2019

This winter may have seemed unusually cold. But were temperatures in your city really out of the ordinary?