Climate change may create a Wild West that cowboys wouldn't recognize, Colo. researchers report

By Benjamin Hulac

The environmental and economic impacts extreme weather is having on the nation's coastlines are well-trodden ground for researchers, but rising temperatures present a pernicious threat to mountain states, too, as a new report from Colorado illustrates.


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