California has hit its goal for lowering climate change-causing emissions early. The state Air Resources Board announced yesterday (Wednesday) that greenhouse gas emissions fell below 1990 levels four years earlier than a target set last decade. Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford explains.
Climate change could decrease the yield of some crops in the state by up to 40 percent by 2050. Capital Public Radio's Ezra David Romero reports on research that suggests warming temperatures are altering the world of agriculture.
California Governor Jerry Brown is telling the U.N. Climate Conference that Americans are reducing their carbon footprint, in spite of President Donald Trump rejecting the Paris climate deal. Capital Public Radio's Sally Schilling reports.