This winter may have been wet, but western droughts are trending worse overall with climate change.
Due to record winter precipitation, this year’s western snowpack is above average for just the third time in ten years — a happy exception to an overall downward trend.
Public supply makes up a small fraction of our country’s freshwater needs. Take a look at which sectors are thirstiest.
As the climate warms, heavy rain events are increasing across the country.
A new, interactive map shows where studies have found a discernible role for warming in extreme weather events.