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Spatial extents of tropical droughts during El Niño in current and future climate in observations, reanalysis, and CMIP5 models

Many regions of the planet are extremely vulnerable to drought. In the tropics, the El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon is recognized as a key driver of drought occurrence. In this … Read More

Surprising News: Drylands Are Not Getting Drier

Professor Lintner recently co-authored a Nature Climate Change study on soil moisture-atmosphere feedbacks in drylands.  The findings of the study suggest that soil moisture exerts a negative feedback on surface … Read More

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