Forest Service looks at #climatechange, #drought impacts

The U.S. Forest Service today released a new report, Effects of Drought on Forests and Rangelands in the United States: A Comprehensive Science Synthesis, that provides a national assessment of peer-reviewed scientific research on the impacts of drought on U.S. forests and rangelands. This … #Climatechange, #Globalwarming, #UnitedStatesForestService

‘Medieval Warm Period’ was not global?

Vikings May Not Have Colonized Greenland in Nice Weather
A new study questions the popular notion that 10th-century Norse people were able to colonize Greenland because of a period of unusually warm weather. Based upon signs left by old glaciers, researchers say the climate was already cold when … #Climatechange, #Globalwarming, #MedievalWarmPeriod