STUDY: Megadrought Emerging in Western U.S. is the Worst in 1200 Years

April 19, 2020 at 11:48 pm




The last 20 years have been the driest in over 1000 years according to tree-ring data, and scientists don’t expect conditions to get better anytime soon

O.C. Fisher Lake in San Angelo, Texas, in 2011. Credit: Tony Gutierrez, AP