by Katie Valentine Posted on April 2, 2015 Updated: April 2, 2015
In total, the earth lost 69,500 square miles of forests in 2013, a chunk about twice the size of Portugal.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 10, 2015
Australia's 2013 heatwave set new national daily average maximum temperature records as high as 118°F.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on January 7, 2015
The agency, however, made zero mention of how the effort would help the fight against climate change.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 12, 2014
Washington Governor Jay Inslee is asking for federal funds to assist families who lost their homes.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 5, 2014
A new mapping project illustrates forest loss and gain around the world.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 25, 2014
Wildfire activity in the Northwest Territories is more than six times higher than its 25-year average, and as of August 23 a total of 162 wildfires were burning in British Columbia.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 19, 2014
The wildfire is the third in a year to burn near Yosemite.
by Ari Phillips Posted on August 11, 2014
While the politics and mechanisms of funding wildfire suppression have been the main confusion underlying the season thus far a new study gives insight into a little-known element of wildfires' impact: brown carbon.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 6, 2014
"While no single wildfire can be said to be caused by climate change, climate change has been making the fire season in the U.S. longer and on average more intense," says a new White House video.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on August 3, 2014 Updated: August 8, 2014
"We're seeing fire behavior we wouldn't normally see until September."