Santa Clara Co. Supervisors Declare Climate Crisis, Pledge Resources To Global WarmingThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors declared a climate crisis Tuesday, joining dozens of Bay Area cities and counties that have pledged resources toward mitigating global warming.
Climate Change Activists Stage Sit-Down Protest At DNC Gathering In San FranciscoHundreds of activists gathered in the hallways of the Hilton Union Square hotel in San Francisco on Friday, where the Democratic National Committee is holding its summer meetings, to demand the Democrats hold a debate focusing on climate change.
Report: Climate Change Will Bring More Triple-Digit Heat To Bay Area CitiesA study from an environmental science group says that as the planet gets warmer, people are definitely going to feel it. And for some, it could be life-threatening.
Bay Area To See More 'Killer' Heat Waves Without Climate Action, Report WarnsThe life and health of Bay Area residents is at risk if no action is taken globally on climate change this century, according to a report released Tuesday by the Union of Concerned Scientists.
Warming Climate Brings Summers So Dry Even Wet Winters Won't Dampen Fire DangerA new study from a team of climate scientists and forest experts suggests that an endless fire season is our new reality in the Golden State.
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.
Crab Fishermen File Lawsuit Against Fossil Fuel CompaniesDeep-seated anger lingering from the loss of millions of dollars during the 2015 crab fishing season, has sparked a lawsuit filed against 30 fossil fuel companies by Bay Area fishermen.
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.
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.
National Parks Warming, Drying Up Faster Than Rest Of Country, Study FindsNational parks are important. They're home to irreplaceable ecosystems, cultural sites and extraordinary wildlife. But according to a new study, things are not looking good for them.