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.
Study: Farms, Hydropower At Risk In West's Changing ClimateClimate change could upset the complex interplay of rain, snow and temperature in the West, hurting food production, the environment and electrical generation at dams, the federal government warned Tuesday.
Dangerous Levels Of Global Warming Could Happen Sooner Than Experts PredictedThe world may have less time than previously believed to address the dangerous rising levels of global warming, according to a new study.
California Government Prepares For Extreme Effects Of Climate Change“From eroding sea cliffs to shrunken mountain snowpack, many effects of climate change in California are obvious,” California Natural Resources Secretary John Laird writes in the report.
Lack Of Fog Is A Threat To Northern California's Majestic RedwoodsThe Bay Area is known for its fog, but there’s less and less of it these days, and lack of fog is threatening another natural icon -- the majestic redwoods.
Supreme Court Puts Obama’s Plan To Address Climate Change On HoldA divided Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to halt enforcement of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.
California Environmental, Labor Groups Object To Trans-Pacific PartnershipCalifornia environmental and labor groups are objecting to a trade deal signed by the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries on Wednesday.
'Citizen Scientists' Use Drones To Map Impact Of El Niño On California CoastIn California, residents are using smartphones and drones to document the coastline's changing face.
NOAA, Lawrence Livermore Scientists Say Ocean Warming More RapidlyScientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Berkeley's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have found that ocean waters have been warming more rapidly over the past two decades than any previous decades on record.