With 14 'Billion-Dollar Disasters' and Record-Breaking Heat in Alaska and Across South, 2019 Was a Year of Climate Extremes for US

Julia Conley, staff writer
A wildfire is seen near Getty Center in Los Angeles on Oct. 28, 2019. (Photo: Qian Weizhong/Xinhua via Getty)

"Americans are put at risk by the serious consequences of the climate crisis."


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