California’s increased wildfire activity linked to climate change.
Study examines which agencies are doing controlled burns and where, pointing to the need for more controlled burns in the West.
This summer the Northwest got a break from the hot and smoky conditions of recent summers past. Learn more in this installment of Northwest Climate Currents.
Unburned areas within a fire perimeter can serve as islands of refuge, sheltering plants and animals.
Wildfires have increased in size and frequency in the Pacific Northwest. The trend is expected to continue.
Study determines the recent snow drought is a harbinger of climate changes to come.