Historic carbon emissions have already locked in enough future sea level rise to submerge most of the homes in each of several hundred American towns and cities...
Today, Oregon has 9,000 people at risk of coastal flooding. By 2050, an additional 7,000 people are projected to be at risk due to sea level rise.
Type a coastal place name in Oregon and find local projections, maps and potential impacts on people, infrastructure, and much more with our interactive tool.
California isn't the only place suffering drought; the Pacific Northwest is suffering from a lack of snow... More
Spring and summer — two key seasons for wildfires — have warmed 2.1°F across the West, on average... More
The types of storms that brought heavy snow and rain to the West this winter, triggering landslides and floods while easing stubborn droughts, are likely to become stronger and more frequent... More
Smoke from large wildfires is obscuring some of the stunning vistas that inspired the preservation of these places and the creation of the National Park Service in the first place... More