More Acres Burned in Large Western Wildfires

More Acres Burned in Large Western Wildfires

  • Published: May 29th, 2019

As the number of large wildfires increases with climate change, so does the number of acres burned.

THE BURNING SOLUTION: Prescribed Burns Unevenly Applied Across U.S.

THE BURNING SOLUTION: Prescribed Burns Unevenly Applied Across U.S.

  • Published: May 29th, 2019

Prescribed burns — an important tool for reducing wildfire risk — are being unevenly applied across the country.

800,000 Years of Carbon Dioxide

800,000 Years of Carbon Dioxide

  • Published: May 1st, 2019

Yes, CO2 levels have varied in Earth’s past. But today’s levels are the highest in millions of years and increasing at an unprecedented rate.

CO2 Concentrations Rising Past 400 Parts Per Million

CO2 Concentrations Rising Past 400 Parts Per Million

  • Published: May 1st, 2019

As we emit more fossil fuels, atmospheric CO2 concentrations are rising each year — reaching levels that are unprecedented in history.

U.S. Warming By State

U.S. Warming By State

  • Published: Apr 17th, 2019

U.S. states are getting warmer with climate change — check out how your state stacks up.

How Your City, State, and Country Is Warming

How Your City, State, and Country Is Warming

  • Published: Apr 17th, 2019

Happy Earth Day! Take a look at how much warming has occurred since the first Earth Day in 1970.

AMERICAN WARMING: The Fastest-Warming Cities and States in the U.S.

AMERICAN WARMING: The Fastest-Warming Cities and States in the U.S.

  • Published: Apr 17th, 2019

Local temperature data from 1970 to 2018 shows warming trends across the country — and Americans are already feeling the effects.

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?