Michael Madowitz

How Climate Deniers Are Making Wildfires Worse for the Western U.S.

In the American West, catastrophic wildfires have grown increasingly frequent, damaging, and dangerous. In the first nine months of 2015, wildfires burned more than 9 million acres of land in the region — an area more than four times larger than Yellowstone National Park.

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