19-50 Segment 1: The Implications of A Shifting Climate

Extreme forest fires in California; increased flooding throughout the Midwest; rising sea levels threatening much of the coastal United States. Viewpoints speaks with author Avanti Centrae and ecologist Alejandro Frid about some of these extreme weather patterns and how people across the world are changing the way they live in order to adapt to this new landscape.

a new plant grows in ashes after a small forest fire has burnt out

16-37 Segment 2: The Benefits of Forest Fires

Our guests say that forest fires can actually help forests stay healthy and even bring them back to their natural states by removing non-native plants.