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Changing Climate

In-Depth Coverage of Climate Change Issues and the Impact on the DC Area

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 03:41 PM EST

Exxon Denies That It Misled Investors on Climate Risks

Exxon Denies That It Misled Investors on Climate Risks

Climate change may be the defining risk for oil and gas companies in coming decades, and attorneys for New York state are saying Exxon Mobil misled investors about how it was handling that risk. The state made...

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 08:14 PM EST

Hundreds Gather for Climate Change Protest on Capitol Hill

Hundreds Gather for Climate Change Protest on Capitol Hill

From rising sea levels to raging wildfires, signs of the changing climate are all around, and voices calling for immediate action are getting louder. For the fifth straight week, actress and activisty Jane Fonda...

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 08:10 PM EST

Cold Start to November Follows Warm October

Cold Start to November Follows Warm October

While November has been cold, this year has seen record warmth. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper has the latest numbers.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 07:58 PM EST

How Changing Climate Contributes to Billion-Dollar Disasters

How Changing Climate Contributes to Billion-Dollar Disasters

This year is the fifth year in a row there have been double the average amount of billion dollar weather and climate disasters. Storm Team4 Meterolgist Amelia Draper explains how the changing climate is...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 07:05 PM EST

Dull Fall Foliage May Be Due to Summer Drought

Dull Fall Foliage May Be Due to Summer Drought

Time is running out for those looking to take in the outdoor colors of the season. Storm Team4's Meteorologist Amelia Draper connects how our changing climate may be impacting our fall foliage.

Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at 09:04 PM EDT

Last Month Was 7th Warmest, 9th Wettest October on Record

Last Month Was 7th Warmest, 9th Wettest October on Record

This October was the seventh warmest and ninth wettest October on record in D.C. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper reports.

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 at 08:47 PM EDT

Effects of the Warming Autumn

Effects of the Warming Autumn

Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains the effects of our warming October.

Monday, Oct 21, 2019 at 06:02 AM EDT

Island Center in Virginia to Close Due to Rising Sea Levels

Island Center in Virginia to Close Due to Rising Sea Levels

More than 70% of the island's land area has washed away over the past 50 years, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation says.

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 12:10 PM EDT

Chesapeake Semester Involves Students in Conservation

Chesapeake Semester Involves Students in Conservation

The Chesapeake Watershed Semester is training the next generation of conservationists. News4's Megan McGrath reports.

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 at 06:21 AM EDT

Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia officials are warning residents about what could be one of the most severe wildfire seasons in years.

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