Molly Peterson is a reporter who covers environment and climate issues. She’s based in Los Angeles, California.
Last spring, Governor Jerry Brown doubled the amount of land that would be managed by prescribed burns and other forest management strategies to prevent wildfires.
A judge requested a climate science tutorial in a federal lawsuit where two California cities are suing the oil company Chevron.
Reporter Molly Peterson interviewed residents from two flood-prone Louisiana communities, who may be paid by the federal government to move.