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a lake surrounded by snow covered ground and pine trees on the other side with clouds in the sky
The western U.S. is locked in the grips of the first human-caused megadrought, study finds
Southwest megadrought emerges due to global warming - The Washington Post
an island in the middle of a large body of water with cliffs on both sides
Southwest Drought Rivals Those of Centuries Ago, Thanks to Climate Change (Published 2020)
Southwest Drought Rivals Those of Centuries Ago, Thanks to Climate Change - The New York Times
an aerial view of the mountains and lakes
The valley of the Alatna River
Climate change issues
an advertisement for the arctic permafrost is shown in this screenshot image
Arctic permafrost is thawing fast. That affects us all.
an orange cloud is in the sky over a road with trees and mountains behind it
Saucer-like cloud lights up skies in California
Lenticular cloud lights up sky in Weed, California - The Washington Post
a blue and black photo with the words pine island glacier on it's side
Pine Island Glacier spawns piglets
Pine Island Glacier spawns piglets
an aerial view of some icebergs in the water
A huge iceberg just broke off West Antarctica’s most endangered glacier
an image of the earth's temperature in orange and blue, with different climate zones
Antarctica just hit 65 degrees, its warmest temperature ever recorded
Antarctica just hit 65 degrees, its warmest temperature ever recorded - The Washington Post
an aerial view of the water and ice
Unprecedented data confirms that Antarctica’s most dangerous glacier is melting from below
Thwaites glacier in West Antarctica is being melted by warm ocean water, new research confirms - The Washington Post
the night sky is filled with stars above mountains and snow - capped peaks, as well as milky in the distance
2019 Northwest Exposure Photo Contest Winners
Photo by Peter Anspach
a trail winds through a field full of wildflowers and mountains in the distance
2019 Northwest Exposure Photo Contest Winners
Photo by Louise Kornreich
an iceberg floating in the ocean on a cloudy day
Bloomberg.com
Towing an Iceberg: One Captain’s Plan to Bring Drinking Water to 4 Million People
New Zealand eruption: A tragedy in the country volcanoes shaped - The Washington Post Earth, Tours, World, Taupo, Active Volcano, Egyptian Pyramids, Us Boat, Scenic
Volcanoes shaped New Zealand. This week’s eruption will not be the last.
New Zealand eruption: A tragedy in the country volcanoes shaped - The Washington Post
an aerial view of some trees in the sand and water, with snow on them
Colorado River
“The Colorado River is very shallow due to the active withdrawal of water from it for agricultural purposes. When [the river] meets the ocean in Mexico, it is almost dry. This aerial photo was taken from a Cessna [airplane].”
Daily weather now bears the fingerprints of global warming - The Washington Post Navajo, Animaux, Fire, Batemans Bay, Apocalypse, Species, Fire Service
The signal of human-caused climate change has emerged in everyday weather, study finds
Daily weather now bears the fingerprints of global warming - The Washington Post