The Forest Service primarily tracks work that counts toward wildfire mitigation projects in two different datasets within its Forest Service Activity Tracking System (FACTS) database.
A proposed $1.1 billion seawall bypasses marginalized Charleston neighborhoods and relies on outdated grey infrastructure. But there is an alternative: green, nature-based solutions can protect at-risk coastal communities.
As climate change leads to larger and more frequent wildfires, researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory are using sensors, drones and machine learning to both prevent fires and reduce their damage to the electric grid.
An extreme heat warning sign warns tourists in Death Valley, California
New research from First Street Foundation finds that about 8 million people in the United States this year will be under "Extreme Heat", and grows to impact about 107 million people in 2053.
Move likely to hit output of lithium, used in electric car batteries, from factories in Sichuan where temperatures sit above 40 degrees.
As much of the world shut down early in the COVID pandemic, Sweden remained open. Almost two-and-a-half years after the pandemic began, what can we say today about the outcomes of this “experiment”?
Submerged bridge in a dried up reservoir in the UK
Large areas of the UK have officially entered a drought, as searing summer temperatures grip the European continent.
Man walking barefoot in a flooded street in Wilsele, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium (2021)
Laws intended to protect the environment in European cities must be more flexible in order to protect residents from the climate emergency, experts have warned.
University of Miami engineering and ocean sciences faculty members received federal research funding recently to delve into how they can strengthen coastal buildings and seawalls in the face of climate change.
Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and intense, sometimes with tragic consequences. Europe's coastal cities are preparing to meet the challenges with help from nature and data from outer space.