Rising temperatures, shrinking snowpack fuels Western wildfires

Published 10/03 2013 11:47AM

Updated 02/18 2014 06:08AM

Rising Temps, Shrinking Snowpack Fuel Western Wildfires (via Climate Central)

By Alyson Kenward Follow @alysonkenward Wildfire trends in the West are clear: there are more large fires burning now than at any time in the past 40 years and the total area burned each year has also increased. To explore these trends, Climate Central…


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