Happy Birthday National Parks

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.

Ocean at the Door: New Homes and the Rising Sea

Ocean at the Door: New Homes and the Rising Sea

  • Published: Jul 30th, 2019

Recent housing growth rates are faster in high flood risk zones for most coastal states.

Daily Template: CO2 in the Context of Human History

Daily Template: CO2 in the Context of Human History

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2019

This image puts today’s CO2 levels in historical context. Spoiler alert: we’re off the charts.

Daily Template: The Rise of CO2

Daily Template: The Rise of CO2

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2019

CO2 has seasonal fluctuations but its stark, long-term rise is unmistakable.

In Hot Water: Warming Waters are Stressing Fish and the Fishing Industry

In Hot Water: Warming Waters are Stressing Fish and the Fishing Industry

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2019

America’s inland streams, the Great Lakes, and coastal waters are heating up—spelling trouble for fish and the nation’s $46.1 billion dollar recreational fishing industry.

Optimal Temperature Ranges for Trout, Bass, and Salmon

Optimal Temperature Ranges for Trout, Bass, and Salmon

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2019

Fish need a certain temperature range to thrive, and can struggle or even die if waters get too warm.

Warming Waters in the Great Lakes

Warming Waters in the Great Lakes

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2019

All five of the Great Lakes have warmed in the last few decades — check the trend for each here.

Coastal Waters are Warming Across the U.S.

Coastal Waters are Warming Across the U.S.

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2019

Coastal waters are warming across the U.S., stressing fish and the economies that depend on them.