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Public Release: 27-May-2015 How longhorned beetles find Mr. Right - EurekAlert (press release)

Phenology in the News - 1 hour 44 min ago

EurekAlert (press release)

Public Release: 27-May-2015 How longhorned beetles find Mr. Right
EurekAlert (press release)
The research team's paper, "Cerambycid beetle species with similar pheromones are segregated by phenology and minor pheromone components," is featured on the cover of the May issue of the Journal of Chemical Ecology. A list of the authors is at the end ...

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Greene County news - Dayton Daily News

Phenology in the News - 5 hours 30 min ago

Greene County news
Dayton Daily News
Topics will include “Earth is Warming — Are We the Cause?,” “What Science Tells Us About Climate Change,” “Biological Calendars: Using Plant Phenology,” “Sustainable Gardening in a Changing Climate” and “Ten Keys to Taking Action in Your Backyard.”.

Orchid spotters help map climate change - BBC News

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 05:03

BBC News

Orchid spotters help map climate change
BBC News
By gathering records of flowering times of orchids around the UK, organisers will study how climate change is affecting the phenology (recurring behaviour) of the plants, and wider ecosystems. The survey follows research suggesting early spider orchids ...

Take a hike on an iconic trail - Centre Daily Times

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 16:40

Centre Daily Times

Take a hike on an iconic trail
Centre Daily Times
This year's events include a Mountain Laurel & Native Wildflowers Hike, Nature's Cardio Hike, Feed Your Soles Power Foods Hike, Find Your True North Yoga and Compass Reading Hike, Music & a Movie in the Park, and Phenology & Wildlife Habitat Hike.

SKOL: Don't forget reason for holiday - The Courier Life News

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 13:08

The Courier Life News

SKOL: Don't forget reason for holiday
The Courier Life News
... issued his order, including the blooms that might be available for strewing since many wild flowers that bloomed in late May nearly 150 years ago are blooming as much as a month earlier in recent times, according to phenology research by Stanley ...

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Partners in natural resources - Herald Review

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 04:05

Partners in natural resources
Herald Review
The conference, which was organized and hosted by the University of Minnesota Extension Master Naturalist and Forestry Program, the Minnesota Forestry association, and the Minnesota Phenology Network, consisted of 63 sessions and field trips into the ...

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Zanne et al. reply - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:17

Zanne et al. reply
Nature.com
Our goal was to understand which traits facilitated angiosperm shifts into freezing climates. Building on previous work, we showed strong support for evolutionary shifts in herbaceous habit, deciduous leaf phenology and small water-conducting conduits ...

Corrigendum: Three keys to the radiation of angiosperms into freezing ... - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:15

Nature.com

Corrigendum: Three keys to the radiation of angiosperms into freezing ...
Nature.com
The trait-first pathway, however, is no longer supported for the secondary 0.030-mm-diameter threshold reported on page 11 under “Coordinated evolution of growth habit, leaf phenology, and conduit diameter with climate occupancy” of the Supplementary ...

Corrigendum: Three keys to the radiation of angiosperms into freezing ... - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:15

Nature.com

Corrigendum: Three keys to the radiation of angiosperms into freezing ...
Nature.com
The trait-first pathway, however, is no longer supported for the secondary 0.030-mm-diameter threshold reported on page 11 under “Coordinated evolution of growth habit, leaf phenology, and conduit diameter with climate occupancy” of the Supplementary ...

Geauga County Master Gardeners' garden tour and plant sale set for June 17 - News-Herald.com

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 11:16

Geauga County Master Gardeners' garden tour and plant sale set for June 17
News-Herald.com
The self-guided garden tour will include the OSU Extension at Patterson Center in Burton where the Master Gardeners maintain a memorial and phenology garden. Advertisement. The emphasis this year will be plants that attract pollinators and butterflies ...

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Dandelion Root Benefits for Health. - ThyBlackMan

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/16/2015 - 20:38

ThyBlackMan

Dandelion Root Benefits for Health.
ThyBlackMan
(ThyBlackMan.com) Healthy choices are not always the obvious choices. Sometimes they are altogether unexpected. I certainly wouldn't expect a common garden weed to bring my garden or myself any benefits. But, in the case of dandelions, they are said to ...

A summer challenge: Observe nature - Science News (blog)

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 09:10

Science News (blog)

A summer challenge: Observe nature
Science News (blog)
Nature's Notebook: The USA National Phenology Network wants to know more about how plants and animals are changing their seasonal timing. Which flowers are opening earlier in the spring, for instance, and are birds leaving later on their migration ...

Temporal variation overshadows the response of leaf litter microbial ... - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 07:03

Temporal variation overshadows the response of leaf litter microbial ...
Nature.com
For instance, a drought treatment might shift the phenology of the microbial community (for example, promote an early appearance of the dry season community during the wet season). To test these hypotheses, we compared the compositional and functional ...

Slow Simmer - July Flashback into Much of Next Week - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 03:43

Slow Simmer - July Flashback into Much of Next Week
Minneapolis Star Tribune
He recorded weather data with lively notations on phenology and weather events. He began taking observations when he was eleven in 1883. He continued to take observations for 72 years, with 66 years as a National Weather Service Cooperator.

Students learn on new Phenology Trail - Lake Placid News

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 03:57

Lake Placid News

Students learn on new Phenology Trail
Lake Placid News
LAKE PLACID - Wildflowers are appearing everywhere in the Adirondacks, and next week new signs will begin appearing in Lake Placid's Peacock Park. The five signs will officially mark the opening of the Peacock Park Phenology Trail, which is located ...

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Students learn on new Phenology Trail - Lake Placid News

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 03:57

Lake Placid News

Students learn on new Phenology Trail
Lake Placid News
LAKE PLACID - Wildflowers are appearing everywhere in the Adirondacks, and next week new signs will begin appearing in Lake Placid's Peacock Park. The five signs will officially mark the opening of the Peacock Park Phenology Trail, which is located ...

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Science ideas for young children: Spring flowers - Michigan State University Extension

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 21:43

Science ideas for young children: Spring flowers
Michigan State University Extension
As the seasons change and the weather warms up, more flowers pop up in yards and gardens throughout the community. Phenology is the science to when nature wakes up from winter and plants and insects emerge. The prediction of how plants and insects ...

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Dandelion Root Benefits for Health. - ThyBlackMan

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:19

ThyBlackMan

Dandelion Root Benefits for Health.
ThyBlackMan
(ThyBlackMan.com) Healthy choices are not always the obvious choices. Sometimes they are altogether unexpected. I certainly wouldn't expect a common garden weed to bring my garden or myself any benefits. But, in the case of dandelions, they are said to ...

GHS group studies science in Yosemite's splendor - Gustine Press-Standard

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 09:41

Gustine Press-Standard

GHS group studies science in Yosemite's splendor
Gustine Press-Standard
Teacher Kerry Monahan, whose contacts within NatureBridge helped make the experience possible, said some local students studied phenology, which is the study of periodic plant and animal life cycle events and how they are influenced by seasonal ...

Fongemie named SURE Summer 2015 Scholar at Stonehill College - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 04:36

Fongemie named SURE Summer 2015 Scholar at Stonehill College
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Fongemie, a biology major, will work with assistant professor of biology Nicholas Block and one other Stonehill student on “A Resurvey of Odonata Diversity and Phenology in the Blue Hills.” Both students will be responsible for designing and ...

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