Season Of Smoke: Changing Climate Leads To Bigger, Smokier Wildfires
By 2050, wildfire season across the western United States are expected to run a month longer and be up to twice as smoky as a result of climate change.
Toxic Algal Blooms And Warming Waters: The Climate Connection
It only takes a slight temperature uptick to make our waters hospitable to life forms that aren't so hospitable to human health. Algal blooms are on the rise in Northwest waters, posing an increased risk for people who eat shellfish.
How Farmworkers Experience A Warming Climate
Rising summer temperatures will particularly affect the health of people who make a living outdoors – building roads, landscaping yards and harvesting crops.
Video: "Cellular Vampirism" - Toxic Algae Prey On Other Single-Celled Organisms Under The Microscope
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