Count Finds 86 Percent Decline in Monarch Butterflies on California CoastResearchers with an environmental group have labeled as "disturbingly low" the number of western monarch butterflies that migrate along the California coast.
Sierra Survey Shows Snowpack At 67 Percent Of NormalStorms have come to California early this winter but a survey of the Sierra snowpack on Thursday shows it is only at 67 percent of average statewide for this time of year, according to the state's Department of Water Resources.
Caltrans Reports Highlights Climate Change Effects On Highway SystemThe California Department of Transportation has released new reports on the negative effects of climate change on the state’s highway system and infrastructure.
Schwarzenegger Calls Trump 'Meshugge' On Climate AccordArnold Schwarzenegger says the United States is "still in" an international accord to curb global warming despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to walk away from the agreement.
G-20 Nations Agree on Trade, Migration – Not Climate AccordLeaders of the Group of 20 agreed Saturday to fix the world trading system after difficult, all-night talks in the Argentine capital but only 19 of them agreed to support the Paris accord on fighting climate change with the United States the lone holdout.
White House Releases Chilling Report on Global Warming That Contradicts TrumpAs California's catastrophic wildfires recede and people rebuild after two hurricanes, a massive new federal report warns that these types of disasters are worsening in the United States because of global warming.
Climate Change Will Bring Multiple Disasters At Once, Study WarnsIn the not-too-distant future, disasters won't come one at a time. Instead, according to new research, we can expect a cascade of catastrophes, some gradual, others abrupt, all compounding as climate change takes a greater toll.
Camp Fire Death Toll Rises To 42; Now Deadliest Wildfire In California HistoryThe Butte County Sheriff announced Monday night that the death toll from the Camp Fire has risen to 42 after crews confirmed an additional 13 lives lost during their search for the missing.
Why The California Wildfires Are Spreading So QuicklyThe three wildfires burning in California are devouring acres of land at a terrifying speed due to strong winds and extremely dry ground conditions created by climate change, authorities say.
Pelosi Plans To Push For Revival Of Climate Change Committee In New CongressHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is poised to work with House Democrats to set up a special committee focused on climate change in the new Democratic-led Congress.
Study: "Tornado Alley" May Be Shifting To The Densely-Populated SoutheastA new study says the tornado threat zone may be spreading eastward, to the densely populated southeastern U.S., and that could lead to a "threefold increase" in disaster potential.
Weak El Niño Portends Warm, Wet Winter for Much of U.S.No place in the United States is expected to be colder than normal this winter, thanks to a weak El Niño brewing, U.S. meteorologists said.
Melting Sea Ice Spurs Legal Fight Over Walrus ProtectionsHow well walruses cope with shrinking sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.
Planet Has Only Until 2030 To Stem Catastrophic Climate Change, Experts WarnGovernments around the world must take "rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society" to avoid disastrous levels of global warming, says a stark new report.
California Affirms Car Mileage Rule Despite Trump RollbackCalifornia told automakers Friday they must still comply with the state's strict vehicle mileage standards even if President Donald Trump rolls back federal rules.