Climate

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Scientists: Droughts, Flooding Across US To Become More Extreme

GREENBELT, Md. (WJZ)—NASA’s newest tool in space is tracking the world’s rainfall,with the best accuracy, and it’s already had plenty of extreme weather to study this summer. Alex DeMetrick reports, it’s likely to have a lot […]

07/31/2015

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Concern Over Rising Sea Levels In Chesapeake Bay

Could parts of Maryland be underwater in the next few years? Some scientists warn the state is one of the most vulnerable to climate change, with sea levels rising rapidly, especially in the Chesapeake Bay.

07/17/2015

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Pope Urges Revolution To Save Earth, Fix ‘Perverse’ Economy

Climate change controversy. Pope Francis unveils his highly anticipated plan to battle it.

06/18/2015

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White House Says 16 Cities Leading U.S. On Climate

The White House is singling out Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and 13 other cities for leading their peers in efforts to address climate change.

12/03/2014

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Climate Experts Predict El Niño In Md. Could Bring Another Harsh Winter

It’s looking more likely El Niño is coming.

06/10/2014

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Md. Shorelines Could Make State More Vulnerable To Global Warming

Record hot summers, extreme snowy winters, massive storms– you can blame them all on climate change, according to a new scientific report released by the White House on Tuesday.

05/06/2014

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Obama Signs Order On Response To Climate Change

A year after Superstorm Sandy devastated the East Coast, President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday to make it easier for states and local governments to respond to weather disasters.

11/01/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: Ushering In Cooler Air

Climate normals for BWI-Marshall on Monday are 78F for the max and 58F for the min.

09/16/2013

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Study: Climate Change Could Affect D.C. Water Supply

A new study finds climate change could cut stream flows in the Potomac River basin, a major source of drinking water in the Washington region.

04/30/2013

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Climate Change Brings With It Earlier Spring

The calendar may say the first day of spring, but science is finding otherwise.

03/20/2013

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U-Md. Mapping Tree DNA In Climate-Change Study

The University of Maryland is seeking volunteers for a coast-to-coast study of trees and climate change.

01/31/2013

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Worcester Official: Climate Order Can’t Hurt

Worcester County’s planning director says it’s too soon to say how a new climate change executive order will affect the county.

01/16/2013

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