Tag: forests

August 28th, 2017|

Climate May Drive Forest-Eating Beetles North, Says Study

Global warming-related rises in winter temperatures could significantly extend the range of one of the world’s most aggressive tree-killing insects.

November 16th, 2016|

Where Trees Meet Tundra, Decoding Signals of Climate Change

In the far north, climate is warming two to three times faster than the global average. How will these changes affect tundra and boreal forests?

California drying. (Dominick McPeak)
August 20th, 2015|

Warming Climate is Deepening California Drought

A new study finds that global warming has measurably worsened the ongoing California drought and holds warnings for the future.