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.

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.

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.

River and Stream Temperature Trends Around the U.S.

River and Stream Temperature Trends Around the U.S.

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2019

Warming streams can bring disease and heat stress to fish. Here’s how America’s streams with long-term data are trending.

Breathing Fire: Change To Oregon Smoke Rules Seeing Early Results For Prescribed Burns

Breathing Fire: Change To Oregon Smoke Rules Seeing Early Results For Prescribed Burns

  • Published: Jun 19th, 2019

In partnership with Oregon Public Broadcasting. Low-intensity fire can help reduce wildfire risk but not without challenges for an Oregon town.

Breathing Fire: The threat of a destructive wildfire in South Jersey is growing.Is enough being done to prepare?

Breathing Fire: The threat of a destructive wildfire in South Jersey is growing.Is enough being done to prepare?

  • Published: Jun 4th, 2019

In partnership with the Newark Star-Ledger/NJ.com. Across New Jersey, some land managers have long used prescribed burns as an important tool for their work.

More Acres Burned in Large Western Wildfires

More Acres Burned in Large Western Wildfires

  • Published: May 29th, 2019

As the number of large wildfires increases with climate change, so does the number of acres burned.

Hotter Years, More Large Western Wildfires

Hotter Years, More Large Western Wildfires

  • Published: May 29th, 2019

Hotter years have brought higher numbers of large western wildfires.