Climate Change

Population boom in West putting humans closer to devastating wildfires

Since 2000, more than 1 million people in Colorado, 3 million in Arizona and 21 million in California have been threatened by wildfires that came within 10 or fewer miles of their towns



Climate Change

Down in the mud: Arizona researchers probe seabed for clues about monsoons


These storms have been a part of the Southwest’s climate for millions of years

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Urbanization

More endangered California condors soon will soar above Pinnacles National Park


This was a record year for condor nests at the Santa Barbara Zoo

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