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Climate change is increasing the risk of wildfires

There are multiple reasons why wildfires are getting more severe and destructive. Image: REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Jonathan Overpeck

Distinguished Professor of Science, and Regents' Professor of Geosciences, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Arizona

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