As high temperatures and dry thunderstorms turn the Arctic Circle into a tinderbox, the Arctic Council has been urged to step up firefighting capacity
Wildfires used to hit California only in the latter part of the year, but changing climate and persistent drought mean they are now a constant threat
NEWS: A state of emergency has been declared in two regions as long-running drought and heatwave combine to spark blazes
NEWS: Vegetation across the globe is drying and rain patterns wavering as the chance of wildfire spreads in a warming planet
NEWS: Incidence of forest and scrub fires has doubled in US since 1990s, say researchers
Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists reveal small carbon balls created in wildfires are 10 times as warming as conventional soot
Intense heat afflicting Australia continent has led to the country’s meteorologists adding new colours to take its temperature range
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Todd Tanner, founder of the Conservation Hawks tells RTCC why changes in the Montana landscape have spurred him on to start a grass roots climate action movement among the United States 37 million hunters.
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