Urban Case Studies

"Critical Moment" as UN Climate Talks Resume in Marrakech

Leaders of nations overwhelmed by fallouts from wars and ravaged by political divisions are gathering in western Morocco, where they will attempt during the next two weeks to unite around a cooperative new approach to easing the worsening ravages of global warming.

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"Ghost Forests" Grow as Rising Seas Kill Trees

Bare trunks of dead coastal forests are being discovered up and down the mid-Atlantic coastline, killed by the advance of rising seas. “Ghost forests” offer eerie evidence of some of the world’s fastest rates of sea level rise.

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2014 U.S. Climate Action Report to the UNFCC

The State Department’s 2014 U.S. Climate Action Report details actions that the U.S. is taking domestically and internationally to address climate change.

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2016 Climate Trends Continue to Break Records

Two key climate change indicators — global surface temperatures and Arctic sea ice extent — have broken numerous records through the first half of 2016, according to NASA analyses of ground-based observations and satellite data.

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2016 RALLY - Climate Highlights

Seminars and sessions at the Land Trust Alliance’s 2016 Rally: The National Land Conservation Conference are highlighting climate change. We hope to see you there!

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