by Katie Valentine Posted on July 21, 2014
The West has been wracked by wildfires and drought in recent months.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on July 17, 2014
Persistent hot and dry conditions have mixed with windy weather and lightening strikes to intensify dozens of wildfires burning across the Northwest.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on July 15, 2014
The downward population trend has hunters and those who depend on the revenue generated from hunting deeply concerned, as well as biologists who warn that thousands of dead deer are a red flag about the health of the entire ecosystem.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on July 14, 2014
Heat records are falling and wildfires are growing as temperatures soar far above average in several parts of the Pacific Northwest.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 2, 2014
A wildfire that broke out at noon yesterday in Napa County, California is now spread across 2,500 acres and only 30 percent contained.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 16, 2014
California has seen about twice as many fires this year than average.
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 28, 2014
The fire is just the latest in a string of California blazes this year that have been intensified by global warming.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 26, 2014 Updated: May 27, 2014
But the real culprit for worsening fires is climate change.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 22, 2014
98 percent of Arizona is under drought conditions right now.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 19, 2014
"As we send billions and billions of tons of heat-trapping gases, we get heat and we get fires and we get what we're seeing."