A report in the Guardian shows how the Trump's political appointees at the Interior Department used wildfire science to craft a narrative that forest protection efforts are responsible for wildfires, in order to increase logging.
Trump's latest proposal would end the need for the federal government to do environmental reviews or consider climate change for all kinds of projects like pipelines and highways. “It’s a fundamental attack on our system of environmental protection.”
The legacy of the discriminatory federal housing policy known as redlining continues to deprive some urban neighborhoods of investment. A new study maps how that former policy worsens the impacts of climate change.