Wildfires and Global Warming

The Sand Fire burning north of L.A. has forced about 20,000 people from their homes. The blaze near Santa Clarita exploded in size over the weekend and blanketed Los Angeles in a of haze of smoke and ash. We’re seeing more and more wildfires in California, and researchers point to climate change as one of the reasons.

Credits

Guest:
Alyson Kenward - Climate Central

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Sarah Sweeney