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I've Worked on Climate Policy for 30 Years. Western US Fires Are the Scariest Thing I’ve Seen.

On Sep 21, 2020
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"I’ve worked on climate policy for more than 30 years, but I’ve never seen anything this scary." - @Dlashof As #wildfires continue to rage, millions of people living in the Western U.S. are experiencing the consequences of #climate inaction. Read more: https://t.co/GAr4jGMCpR https://t.co/WfOAKPh8Ku
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Dan Lashof, Director of WRI United States, reflects on the wildfires in the Western United States — and why now is the time for national action on climate change.

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On Sep 21, 2020
@WRIClimate shared
"I’ve worked on climate policy for more than 30 years, but I’ve never seen anything this scary." - @Dlashof As #wildfires continue to rage, millions of people living in the Western U.S. are experiencing the consequences of #climate inaction. Read more: https://t.co/GAr4jGMCpR https://t.co/WfOAKPh8Ku
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I've Worked on Climate Policy for 30 Years. Western US Fires Are the Scariest Thing I’ve Seen.

I've Worked on Climate Policy for 30 Years. Western US Fires Are the Scariest Thing I’ve Seen.

Dan Lashof, Director of WRI United States, reflects on the wildfires in the Western United States — and why now is the time for national action on climate change.

The Vicious Climate-Wildfire Cycle

The Vicious Climate-Wildfire Cycle

We have the knowledge and skills to break the cycle. Will we?

'We're drying the fuels': How climate change is making wildfires worse in the West

'We're drying the fuels': How climate change is making wildfires worse in the West

Some of the largest fires in history have been ravaging the West. Hot, dry conditions have fueled the blazes, and climate change is playing a role.

Adapt to more wildfire in western North American forests as climate changes

Adapt to more wildfire in western North American forests as climate changes

Wildfires across western North America have increased in number and size over the past three decades, and this trend will continue in response to further warming. As a consequence, the ...

As wildfires rage, climate experts warn: The future we were worried about is here

As wildfires rage, climate experts warn: The future we were worried about is here

Wildfires in the U.S., Australia and Siberia have driven home how climate change is already threatening to destroy ecosystems in various parts of the world.

Infographic: Wildfires and Climate Change

Infographic: Wildfires and Climate Change

Climate change is fueling wildfires. Here's how.

Western Wildfire Season 2020

Western Wildfire Season 2020

Impact of Climate Change on Western Wildfire Season 2020 | ClimateSignals.org https://www.climatesignals.org/events/western-wildfire-season-2020

Explainer: how effective is bushfire hazard reduction on Australia's fires?

Explainer: how effective is bushfire hazard reduction on Australia's fires?

Claims of a Greens conspiracy to block hazard reduction has been rejected by bushfire experts

What fire researchers learned from California’s blazes

What fire researchers learned from California’s blazes

In California, land managers use fire as a tool.

6 Trends to Know about Fire Season in the Western U.S.

6 Trends to Know about Fire Season in the Western U.S.

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Six trends to know about fire season in the western U.S.

Six trends to know about fire season in the western U.S.

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