How Bad Science & Horrific Journalism Misrepresent Wildfires and Climate

Guest post by Jim Steele, As one wildfire expert wrote, “Predicting future fire regimes is not rocket science; it is far more complicated than that.” But regardless of accuracy, most people are attracted to very simple narratives such as: more CO2 causes global warming causes more fires. Accordingly in the summer of 2019, CNN trumpeted…