THE WETTEST RAINFOREST IN THE ...

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[Translate] When fire can eat a rainforest in a relatively cool climate, you know the Earth is beginning to burn. By Subhankar...

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AGAVE, THE PLANT THAT GETS YOU...

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[Translate] Shutterstock just give it a shot By Grist staff The humble cactus! Wellspring of tequila, source of nopales tacos, and …...

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THE LINK BETWEEN CLIMATE CHANG...

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[Translate] Climate by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP/Charlie Neibergall   Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley...

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WELCOME TO FAIRMEAD, CA., WHER...

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[Translate] For some Californians the drought means brown lawns. For others, it means nothing to drink. By Sasha Abramsky  THE NATION...

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SURPRISE STORM IN SOUTHERN CAL...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Interstate 10 bridge collapse injured one driver and left hundreds stranded Heavy rains helped contain 60%...

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THIS IS HOW THE WORLD CLIMATE ...

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[Translate] by Ryan Koronowski CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: NOAA   The state of the world’s climate is complex enough that it takes 413...

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U.S. SCIENTISTS: NO WAY TO STO...

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[Translate]   Flickr /CC BY-SA 2.0 On Thursday, a group of climate scientists working for the U.S. government gave notice that...

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CALIFORNIA SAYS GOODBYE TO THE...

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[Translate] New state rules will effectively limit turfgrass to 25 percent of the landscape in most new and renovated yards Annie...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  by J.R. Taylor Lafayette Landscaping Inspired by Natives – The San Francisco Chronicle, 7/2/15 “The drought has...

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NATURAL WORLD FEELS THE HEAT A...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network     An elegant tern swoops to catch a fish off California’s Pacific...

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NEWS: IT’S OKAY TO WATER...

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[Translate] Shutterstock Climate change leaves trees out to dry By Amelia Urry  GRIST The drought may be killing lawns, but whatever...

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VIDEO: MASSIVE WILDFIRES FORCE...

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[Translate]   Among the many wildfires currently roiling Alaska, Washington and other parts of North America is a series of...

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CALIFORNIA CONSERVATION EFFORT...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Water use in the state down in May compared with two years ago after governor ordered mandatory water...

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THE WEST IS LITERALLY ON FIRE,...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news...

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STRESS ON WATER RESOURCES THRE...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Depletion of aquifers adds to pressures on farmers in...

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THIRSTY YET? 8 CITIES THAT ARE...

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[Translate] A woman in India walks atop a water main on her way to collect water. (Photo: Meena Kadri/Flickr) takepart features The...

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THIS SCI-FI NOVEL’S POST...

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[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: flickr/ Vibin JK   Our future selves are all characters in New York Times...

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WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO A SINKING ...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathan Halverson   GRIST This story was originally published by Reveal from the Center of Investigative...

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NEW RESEARCH WARNS OF CATASTRO...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   New research supported by the United Kingdom’s Foreign Office and...

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WATER WARS HEAT UP AFTER CALIF...

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[Translate] California Water District Sues State Over Cutbacks During Drought Reuters By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19...

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SHOULD I REPLACE MY BROWN LAWN...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Ask Umbra GRIST Q. I haven’t watered my lawn since 2009. Though we have drought here in California, I...

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ON BRINK OF SUMMER, AT LEAST 1...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: With the official start of summer just days away, wildfire season is off to a...

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WATER WOES – ARIZONA, LA...

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[Translate] Shutterstock This power plant slurps up water for Arizona — and burns 15 tons of coal a minute By Abrahm Lustgarten This...

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YET ANOTHER WAY THAT OIL IS SC...

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[Translate] .Oil refineries use a ton of water—and a lot of them are in drought-plagued California. —By Julia Lurie  MOTHER JONES...

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WHY MOBY WANTS YOU TO STOP SHO...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS   Skip Showers For Beef, a new grassroots project born of the California drought,...

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CALIFORNIA IS SINKING FASTER T...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathan Halverson  GRIST This story was originally published by Reveal from the Center for Investigative...

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FROM MULTI-YEAR DROUGHT TO FLA...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS Drought will become much of America’s normal climate if we stay near business-as-usual CO2...

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This roadkill map says a lot a...

May 26, 2015 by

[Translate] California Roadkill Observation System By Liz Core GRIST California’s drought is taking a toll on the state’s wildlife....

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Climate change threatens elect...

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[Translate] theguardian By 2050 extended years of drought could lead to an electricity shortage as well as a water shortage,...

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Private Water Industry Says Wa...

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[Translate] Morning sunlight spilled through long, narrow windowpanes inside the ballroom of the Francis Marion hotel, located in the...

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