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Amir AghaKouchak

Amir AghaKouchak

Amir AghaKouchak is associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of California, Irvine.

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Another dangerous fire season is looming in the Western U.S., and the drought-stricken region is headed for a water crisis

By: , and - May 19, 2021

“Another dangerous fire season is looming in the Western U.S., and the drought-stricken region is headed for a water crisis” originally appeared at The Conversation. Just about every indicator of drought is flashing red across the western U.S. after a dry winter and warm early spring. The snowpack is at less than half of normal […]