Climate change may be altering the characteristics and impacts of drought across the U.S.
The number of large wildfires burning up swaths of the Great Plains rose 350 percent during 30 years.
Communities across the West will have to adapt to living with the ever-increasing threat of wildfires.
President Trump's executive order also targets local efforts to adapt to climate change.
A dearth of precipitation and windy, dry weather have fueled a record winter wildfire season in Oklahoma.
Five out of every six wildfires battled in the Lower 48 were started by a human, new research shows.
U.S. forest health and the ability of farmers to respond to climate change are at risk under Trump's USDA.
Climate change boosted the odds or intensity of many of 2015's extreme weather events, an annual report finds.