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It’s been another year of powerful rain so far — leading to more flooding that’s washing out crops and damaging infrastructure.
The average annual rainfall is trending up in most U.S. states. How does your state compare?
ON THE MEDIA
Prescribed burns — an important tool for reducing wildfire risk — are being unevenly applied across the country.
Climate change is making the wettest days wetter, heightening flood risks.
Ozone levels in Tucson and other Arizona urban areas are increasing as temperatures hit record or near-record levels every year with growing scientific consensus…
Unchecked warming emissions are projected to leave hundreds of houses of worship in areas vulnerable to chronic flooding by midcentury.
This warming trend, combined with pollution from cars, power plants and chemical plants, is expected to increase the number of days each year that…
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