Tag: water resources Archives - Center for Climate and Life

December 13th, 2018|

Climate Change Has Made Western Megadrought 38 Percent More Severe, Say New Estimates

The current megadrought in the American West may be one of the most severe in the past 1200 years, says new research by Park Williams, one of our Fellows.

May 25th, 2007|

Study Shows Climate Change Likely to Lead to Periods of Extreme Drought in Southwest North America

The findings of a new study, appearing in Science, show that there is a broad consensus amongst climate models that this region will dry significantly in the 21st century and that the transition to a more arid climate may already be underway.