Nature’s Laura Morello captures the essence of the impact of climate change on winter sports. From Winter Olympics: Downhill Forecast.
- Snowpacks continue their incessant march towards being non-existent.
- More precipitation falls as rain.
- Champagne powder becomes a thing of your dreams.
- Low elevation ski areas host mountain biking year round.
- And, there are fewer places around the world where winter is actually cold enough to host the Winter Olympics.