- August 27, 2015
For three days in 2005, flooding from Hurricane Katrina cut off the only road to Port Fourchon. Officials had to decide: did the risk of future flooding justify the cost of raising the roadway out of the Gulf's rising waters?
- August 26, 2015
Climate change is expected to intensify fire-friendly weather conditions across the US and to lengthen the fire season.
- August 19, 2015
Lake Erie’s annual summer bloom is underway, and it's shaping up to be one of the most severe in the past decade.
- August 14, 2015
Think 115°F is uncomfortably hot? Imagine it being incredibly humid as well.
- August 11, 2015
NOAA is helping the CDC build a new heat-health information system to help protect Americans from sweltering summers.
- August 6, 2015
From Alaska's Aleutian Islands to southern California, impacts since May have ranged from record-high concentrations of neurotoxins, to shellfish harvesting bans, to reports of sick and dead ocean life.