Category: Fires and Firefighters

Why Climate Change Makes It Harder to Fight Fire With Fire

Summer is still more than a month and a half away, but enormous wildfires have already consumed landscapes and darkened…

Fires, Then Floods: Risk of Deadly Climate Combination Rises

Global warming is greatly increasing the risk that extreme wildfires in the American West are followed by heavy rainfall, a…

Climate Scientists Warn of a ‘Global Wildfire Crisis’

A landmark United Nations report has concluded that the risk of devastating wildfires around the world will surge in coming…