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Oct 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Think California is parched now? The Golden State experienced even more pronounced mega-droughts, back in the times when mammoths roamed the land. Continue reading →
Sep 22, 2015 01:00 PM ET // AFP
More than 1,500 homes have been destroyed in two immense fires that have torn through California over the last week.
Sep 15, 2015 01:45 PM ET // AFP
Winds whipped new life Monday into northern California wildfires that have killed a woman, hospitalized firefighters, and reduced hundreds of homes to smoldering ruins.
Sep 14, 2015 02:39 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some of the world's largest and most iconic trees are in the path of major wildfires.
Sep 14, 2015 07:00 AM ET // AFP
Wildfires have spread rapidly through Northern California, destroying hundreds of homes, forcing thousands of people to flee and injuring four firefighters.
Sep 14, 2015 02:00 PM ET // AFP
Devastating wildfires laid waste to miles of land around California's scenic wine country.
Sep 14, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Tree rings suggest that California's dwindling snowpack is truly epic.
Aug 31, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
As much of the U.S. West is experiencing wildfires, learn how these blazes can affect your health.
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