Here are several stories of interest that I have seen in the news recently that you might also find interesting. I will make a separate post to list stories I have seen about the agricultural impacts of Hurricanes Fiona and Ian.
L. A. Times: California’s environment takes biggest hit during drought
Newser: Miss. River Barges Are Getting Stuck at ‘Worst Possible Time’
Yale Climate Connections: ‘Fighting for inches’ in the Southeast’s struggle with salt
Southeast AgNet: Peanut Harvests Yielding Quality Issues … So Far
The Bitter Southerner: Blood Sweat & Tears (Vidalia onions)
Time: ‘Dystopia on the Doorstep.’ Pakistan’s Climate Minister Warns the Global North Is Next
The Conversation: 1,000-year-old stalagmites from a cave in India show the monsoon isn’t so reliable – their rings reveal a history of long, deadly droughts