The changing outdoors under a warming climate

Yosemite National Park is changing as the climate warms.
Yosemite National Park is changing as the climate warms.
The National Park Service via AP

It's an outdoorsy Climate Cast this week. Here's the rundown:

• National Parks bear brunt of climate change. Patrick Gonzalez of the University of California, Berkeley, tells us about the latest research. Plus, check out a full story on the study here.

• Minnesota's fall color season is changing, right before our eyes. University of Minnesota ecologist and tree guru Lee Frelich explains. Read more here.

• A Climate Story. This week's comes from hunter/conservationist Scott Rall.

Hear the whole show by using the audio player above.

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