Thunderstorms in the area late tonight through Monday morning
Jul 26, 2014; 8:00 AM ET Warm temperatures, dry weather and a bit of wind led to high fire danger over the northwestern U.S. last week, before rain and cooler weather helped alleviate the situation.
The Idaho mountains resorts are well into the summer season, with vista-viewing chairlift rides, gnarly mountain bike trails and mellow disc golf and water sports.
Rising temperatures in the Arctic are changing the nesting patterns of sandpipers and phalaropes, as the migratory birds are showing up to breed on the Alaskan shoreline a week earlier than normal, researchers say.
Colorado Ski Country USA announced at the association’s 51st Annual Meeting that statewide skier visits totaled an estimated 12.6 million for the 2013/14 ski season, thereby making it the best season on record in the state.
There were 4,503,269 skier and rider visits, nearly identical to last year’s near-record numbers.
Aug 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET If you're longing to ski the Alps or swim in the Great Barrier Reef, you may be running out of time. A changing climate may beat you to the punch line. Valerie Smock has more.