When oil boom went bust, Oklahoma helped drillers and squeezed schools. Reuters

Prosperous Mexican farms suck up water, leaving villages high and dry. New York Times

How fast is New Orleans sinking? Faster and faster, says new study. Christian Science Monitor

Insurers shun risk as oil-linked quakes soar in Oklahoma. Reuters

An old nemesis returns: Smoggy days in Mexico City. Los Angeles Times

Tens of thousands of gallons of crude oil spill into Gulf of Mexico. NBC News

Native Americans in Oklahoma join forces to help monarch butterflies. Reuters

Los Alamos scientists study impact of ‘climate-driven disturbances’ on water supplies. New Mexico In Depth

Resettling the first American ‘climate refugees’. New York Times

Wildfires, once confined to a season, burn earlier and longer. New York Times