As we celebrate the 103rd birthday of the National Park Service, we examine the effect of climate change on our parks and update our earlier analysis of national park temperature trends.
Recent housing growth rates are faster in high flood risk zones for most coastal states.
This image puts today’s CO2 levels in historical context. Spoiler alert: we’re off the charts.
CO2 has seasonal fluctuations but its stark, long-term rise is unmistakable.
America’s inland streams, the Great Lakes, and coastal waters are heating up—spelling trouble for fish and the nation’s $46.1 billion dollar recreational fishing industry.
Fish need a certain temperature range to thrive, and can struggle or even die if waters get too warm.
All five of the Great Lakes have warmed in the last few decades — check the trend for each here.
Coastal waters are warming across the U.S., stressing fish and the economies that depend on them.