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BBC World Service – Newshour, Will climate change be a US election issue? As fires continue to rage across the west coast of the United States, the blazes have become a political issue with Joe Biden citing them as an example of the Trump administration failure to grapple with climate change, while … Continue reading

How U.S. government action has fueled the West Coast climate fires

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 14, 2020 As unprecedented wildfires rage in California, Oregon and Washington, President Trump has mainly blamed forest management for west coast fires, downplaying the climate crisis. “These are climate fires,” says Timothy Ingalsbee, wildland fire … Continue reading

Colonization Made CA a Tinderbox: Why Indigenous Land Stewardship Would Help Combat Climate Fires

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 15, 2020 We examine California’s history of forest management and how a century of fire suppression has made the current climate fires even more destructive. For thousands of years, Native American tribes in California would … Continue reading

How Climate Migration Will Reshape America – The New York Times

Abrahm Lustgarten Millions will be displaced. Where will they go? August besieged California with a heat unseen in generations. A surge in air-conditioning broke the state’s electrical grid, leaving a population already ravaged by the coronavirus to work remotely by … Continue reading

Biden brands Trump ‘climate arsonist’ over US wildfires

FRANCE 24 English Published on Sep 14, 2020 Joe Biden branded President Donald Trump a “climate arsonist” on Monday for refusing to acknowledge global warming’s role in deadly wildfires sweeping the western United States, while Trump blamed lax forestry and … Continue reading

“These Are Climate Fires”: Oregon Firefighter Ecologist Says Devastating Blazes Are a Wake-U p Call

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 14, 2020 President Trump has said little about the wildfires raging in California, Oregon and Washington for three weeks, other than to suggest poor forest management was primarily to blame. But the states’ governors are … Continue reading

How the climate crisis is making fire season longer and more destructive

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 10, 2020 As the skies in parts of California turn a dark orange as a result of wildfires scorching the western United States, UC-Santa Barbara professor Leah Stokes says political leaders must act to halt … Continue reading

Climate Reanalyzer – University of Maine

Climate Reanalyzer™ This website is produced by the Climate Change Institute at the University of Maine. Our institute has more than a 40-year history of polar exploration, and research contributions to glaciology, climate science, and anthropology. Climate Reanalyzer utilizes and … Continue reading

Global Map Shows Weather Whiplash | Climate Denial Crock of the Week

Blue colors are cold temperature anomalies (cooler than average) – red/orange are warm anomalies. The Arctic has come down to stay with us for a while. University of Maine – Climate Re-analyzer

The diet that helps fight climate change

Vox Dec 12, 2017 You don’t have to go vegan to fight climate change. Research shows that small changes to our diets can make big differences. Climate Lab is produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted … Continue reading