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New Study: Western North America Was Much Warmer And Drier With Peak Wildfire Rates When CO2 Was 265ppm
By Kenneth Richard on 12. November 2020
Share this…FacebookTwitterThe southwestern US was nearly a desert from about 9000 to 5000 years ago, when Holocene peaks in aridity, surface temperature, and wildfire rates occurred. Arctic sea ice was at its lowest extent of the Holocene during these years. Image Source: Lachniet et al., 2020 A new extensively-referenced study (Lachniet et al., 2020) reviewing […]