LATimes: For all their ferocity, California storms were not likely caused by global warming, experts say
It is shocking to many Californians that the continuing California storms were most likely not caused by global warming, but rather it is just the typical intense, periodic rain that has occurred in our history. Climate experts say that the severe rain was most likely due to the drought-to-deluge cycles that are historically recorded. These are due to the mountainous arrangement and the aging infrastructure that can cause floods, not due to the greenhouse gases that cause climate change. The article goes on to explain that even though the storms have caused a sense of relief about California’s drought season, it is still not enough to mitigate the mega drought issue in California. For the full article, click here. For more information on natural disasters and climate change click here.