Summer Of 2016 Plagued With Climate Extremes, Disasters, WildfiresThis summer's weather was relentless and hellish, crowded with the type of record-smashing extremes that scientists have long warned about.
Arctic Sea Ice Shrinks To 2nd Lowest Level Since Monitoring BeganArctic sea ice this summer shrank to its second lowest level since scientists started to monitor it by satellite.
Gov. Brown Extends California's Ambitious Climate Change LawCalifornia will further slash greenhouse gas emissions after Gov. Jerry Brown extended the nation's most ambitious climate change law by another 10 years.
At Lake Tahoe, Obama Links Conservation To Climate ChangeStanding beneath the forest-green peaks of the Sierra Nevada, President Barack Obama drew a connection Wednesday between conservation efforts and stopping global warming, describing the two environmental challenges as inseparably linked.
UC Scientists Say Warming Climate Threatens Future Summer OlympicsBy 2085, San Francisco could be the only U.S. city with temperatures low enough to host the summer Olympic games.
California Lawmakers Flip-Flopping In Favor Of Climate Change EffortsCalifornia’s effort to halt climate change is winning hearts and minds, among Assembly Democrats who’d previously opposed it.
California May Beef Up Electric Car MandateA California lawmaker told The Associated Press on Friday that she's introducing legislation to require that 15 percent of new vehicles be emission-free in less than a decade.
Rising Sea Levels Could Threaten Over 40,000 California HomesWith sea levels projected to rise significantly by the year 2100, a new analysis shows more than 40,000 homes in California could be underwater at the turn of the next century.
Group Clones Giant California Redwoods, Sequoias To Battle Climate ChangeA cadre of modern day Johnny Appleseeds who believe California's giant sequoias and coastal redwoods are blessed with some of the heartiest genetics of any trees on Earth - and that propagating them will help reverse climate change, at least in a small way.
Gov. Brown Looks To Extend Efforts To Fight Climate Change Past 2020California Gov. Jerry Brown has launched a campaign to extend some of the most ambitious climate-change programs in the country and ensure his environmental legacy when he leaves office in two years.
California Redwood Forests Play Big Role In Fighting Climate ChangeA new study finds giant redwood forests are doing more to fight global warming than any other ecosystem.
Brown On Clinton Endorsement: Democrats Need To 'Get Going'Governor Jerry Brown met leaders from all over the West Coast in San Francisco Wednesday to sign an agreement to cut greenhouse emissions, but he also spoke publicly about his recent endorsement of Hilary Clinton for President for the first time.