by Natasha Geiling Jul 15, 2015
The global area affected by wildfire has also doubled.
by Natasha Geiling Jul 7, 2015
Smoke from Canada's wildfires has caused air quality problems across the United States, from the Midwest into the Southeast.
by Natasha Geiling Jul 1, 2015
Large fires are burning from Alaska to Arizona, and the environmental consequences go far beyond burning trees.
by Natasha Geiling Jun 3, 2015
Ongoing drought combined with little precipitation means the 2015 fire season could be rough for the Western United States.
by Katie Valentine Apr 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 Feb 10, 2015
Australia's 2013 heatwave set new national daily average maximum temperature records as high as 118°F.
by Tom Kenworthy Jan 7, 2015
The agency, however, made zero mention of how the effort would help the fight against climate change.
by Emily Atkin Sep 12, 2014
Washington Governor Jay Inslee is asking for federal funds to assist families who lost their homes.
by Katie Valentine Sep 5, 2014
A new mapping project illustrates forest loss and gain around the world.
by Jeff Spross Aug 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.