Happy Birthday National Parks

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Happy Birthday National Parks

  • Published: Aug 28th, 2019

As we celebrate the 103rd birthday of the National Park Service, we examine the effect of climate change on our parks and update our earlier analysis of national park temperature trends.

Climate Change Increasing Frequency of Coastal Flooding

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Climate Change Increasing Frequency of Coastal Flooding

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2018

Flooding at high tide is increasing along coastal communities in the U.S., and it’s going to get much more common with climate change.

Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

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Projected Cherry Blossom Bloom Dates in a Warming World

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2018

Before the end of this century, the cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. may bloom a month earlier on average than they do today.

Cherry Blossoms in a Changing Climate

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Cherry Blossoms in a Changing Climate

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2018

The famous cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. are blooming earlier in our changing climate.

A Decade of Coastal Flood Days

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A Decade of Coastal Flood Days

  • Published: Oct 17th, 2016

Sea level rise is causing more coastal flooding in the U.S. See how many floods have a human fingerprint in these cities.

Atlantic Coastal Flood Days

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Atlantic Coastal Flood Days

  • Published: Oct 17th, 2016

See where climate change is affecting U.S. coastal flooding the most.

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

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100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

  • Published: May 25th, 2016

Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including increased heat.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

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Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2016

On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.