$1.5 Million Grant Will Improve Wildfire Spotting from the Air & Space

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 08 Aug 2021 03:30:46 +0000

Originally published by UC Berkeley, Berkeley News. By Robert Sanders California’s fire season is in full swing and could well be worse than in 2020, but new tools are on the way to help responders more rapidly locate wildfires once they break out and, ideally, quickly extinguish them before they get out of control. With the help […]

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“It’s Biblical” — Climate Fueled Destruction Circles The Globe

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 22:55:00 +0000

In recent days, now-houseless survivors of Oregon’s Bootleg Fire surveyed their incinerated communities, dozens huddled in a Colorado tunnel seeking shelter from a mudslide, and across the Eastern Hemisphere fires and landslides forced evacuations and took lives. These, and other, impacts of human-caused climate change come as the U.S. Senate considers an infrastructure package largely […]

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