A haze blanketed much of the Midwest on Tuesday as strong winds carried smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south, prompting health warnings in at least two states.
If you have been paying any attention to the news as of late you may have heard that California is in a severe drought and the lower plains states are experiencing severe flooding. A newly […]
The effects of climate change are far-reaching, affecting not only weather, but more critical parts of human life such as food.
Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.
With all the snow we’ve gotten this winter, you may not realize it, but we are still in a drought.
Bloomington residents are being asked to conserve water because of an ongoing drought.
The start of Illinois’ growing season is near and state climate experts say soil moisture levels are near normal.
A new federal study reveals that global warming is not to blame for last year’s extreme drought that crippled the central Great Plains.
Combined with heavy rain the previous weekend and two big snows in the weeks before that, all the water is causing rivers to rise.
The corps expect the navigation system to only be shorten by four days but if the drought deeps navigation season could be shorted by as much as 27 days.