Increasingly frequent wildfires fed by a warming climate could turn the park’s dense forests into sparser woodlands.
Gary D. Cohn, the White House economic adviser, has invited climate and energy ministers to a breakfast in New York as part of the annual United Nations meeting.
South Florida has grown at a breathtaking pace since Hurricane Andrew devastated the area in 1992, making big storms potentially more dangerous and costly.
By JULIE TURKEWITZ, HENRY FOUNTAIN and HIROKO TABUCHI August 31, 2017 HOUSTON — A series of explosions at a flood-damaged chemical plant outside Houston on Thursday drew sharp focus on hazards to public health and safety from the...
Supply disruptions and environmental damage raise questions about the concentration of refineries and chemical plants along the exposed Gulf Coast.
Historically, the tiny beetles were largely unheard-of north of Delaware, but the Northeast’s winters are no longer cold enough to kill them off.