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Citizen science, interactive kiosks help The Arboretum communicate climate research (copy) - Arizona Daily Sun

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 11:36

Arizona Daily Sun

Citizen science, interactive kiosks help The Arboretum communicate climate research (copy)
Arizona Daily Sun
Featuring a phenology garden of native penstemons and a series of interactive kiosks, The Arboretum's Climate Change Center reflects what has been a relatively new focus for the nonprofit organization, said Kristin Haskins, the director of research.

Citizen science, interactive kiosks help The Arboretum communicate climate research - Arizona Daily Sun

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 05:49

Arizona Daily Sun

Citizen science, interactive kiosks help The Arboretum communicate climate research
Arizona Daily Sun
Featuring a phenology garden of native penstemons and a series of interactive kiosks, The Arboretum's Climate Change Center reflects what has been a relatively new focus for the nonprofit organization, said Kristin Haskins, the director of research.

Country Calendar | May 15, 2017 - Eau Claire Country Today

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 19:30

Country Calendar | May 15, 2017
Eau Claire Country Today
Phenology Hike for Elders, May 18, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 County Road K, Fall Creek. Information: http://www.beavercreekreserve.org. Keeping Kids Entertained on the Trail, May 20, 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beaver Creek ...

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Ney Nature Center Hosting Nature Programs for Seniors, Juniors Alike - Belleplaineherald

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:01

Ney Nature Center Hosting Nature Programs for Seniors, Juniors Alike
Belleplaineherald
Hike along with one of our naturalists to learn about nature and phenology on one of the longest days of the year. We will explore cultural and natural history of solstice observances and celebrations and engage in one or two solstice stories. Hiking ...

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Mark Cullen: You have a notification from Mother Nature - Calgary Herald

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 03:01

Calgary Herald

Mark Cullen: You have a notification from Mother Nature
Calgary Herald
It's May, which means you are ready to storm the seed racks with your planting schedule in hand. One way to approach your spring planting schedule is to consider Mother Nature's signals. The scientific name for this approach is phenology: “the study of ...

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Damaging floods were a 100-year anomaly - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/24/2017 - 03:06

Damaging floods were a 100-year anomaly
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
The phenology group uses data from a network of observers. The data are reviewed by the USGS. The information documents the first leaf and first bloom of a series of indicator plant species. That information is compared to historical averages over the ...

Taking the Pulse of the Planet - Undark Magazine

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 09:45

Undark Magazine

Taking the Pulse of the Planet
Undark Magazine
Phenology is the study of these rhythmic biological events, from the crocus's first push through a crust of snow to the drifting of red-tinged leaves from the baring boughs of trees. No beginning. No end. Or, rather, all beginning and all end. In the ...

Community invited to Richfield High School's grand march - The Sun Current

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 07:48

Community invited to Richfield High School's grand march
The Sun Current
Wild Ones presentation covers cycles and seasonsThe Wild Ones native landscaping club is hosting a talk on backyard phenology as it relates to climate change at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at Wood Lake Nature Center, 6710 Lakeshore Drive, Richfield.

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Phenoclimatologist to speak at Gottfried Prairie - Fond du Lac Reporter

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 09:52

Fond du Lac Reporter

Phenoclimatologist to speak at Gottfried Prairie
Fond du Lac Reporter
FOND DU LAC - Mark Schwartz, a phenoclimatologist, will give a presentation on phenology at the Gottfried Prairie and Arboretrum's meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, at UW-Fond du Lac, Room UC131, 400 University Drive, Fond du Lac. RELATED: ...

Why it matters that Southern California is having a late spring - Press-Enterprise

Phenology in the News - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 16:06

Press-Enterprise

Why it matters that Southern California is having a late spring
Press-Enterprise
Phenology is the study of key seasonal changes in plants and animals from year to year — such as flowering, emergence of insects and migration of birds — especially their timing and relationship with weather and climate. Fourteen states have had ...

Why it matters that Southern California is having a late spring - OCRegister

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 14:01

OCRegister

Why it matters that Southern California is having a late spring
OCRegister
Phenology is the study of key seasonal changes in plants and animals from year to year — such as flowering, emergence of insects and migration of birds — especially their timing and relationship with weather and climate. Fourteen states have had ...

Wild Ones presentation covers cycles and seasons - The Sun Current

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:33

Wild Ones presentation covers cycles and seasons
The Sun Current
The Wild Ones native landscaping club is hosting a talk on backyard phenology as it relates to climate change at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at Wood Lake Nature Center, 6710 Lakeshore Drive, Richfield. Dr. Rebecca Montgomery from the University of ...

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• The man whose research and writings sparked the start of the Monterey Bay Aquarium is still very much a presence ... - Monterey County Herald

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/11/2017 - 12:01

• The man whose research and writings sparked the start of the Monterey Bay Aquarium is still very much a presence ...
Monterey County Herald
Hands-on data collection training will take place this Saturday from 2-4 p.m. at the Arboretum under the guidance of phenology researcher Karen Tanner. The training is free, but an RSVP is recommended at arboretum.ucsc.edu/education/phenology-walk.

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Climate change is unraveling natural cycles in the West - High Country News

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:47

High Country News

Climate change is unraveling natural cycles in the West
High Country News
The USA-National Phenology Network (USA-NPN) studies just how much the start of spring is changing using extended spring index models, computer simulations based on data collected from lilacs and honeysuckles planted in the 1950s in Montana.

Primack Interviewed on Climate Change and Early Spring Arrival for WGBH - BU Today

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/10/2017 - 13:18

BU Today

Primack Interviewed on Climate Change and Early Spring Arrival for WGBH
BU Today
Primack is leading a three-year project known as Leaf Emergence and Fall (LEaF), which aims to bring together a wide range of researchers from universities in eastern Massachusetts to collaborate on the impact of climate change on tree phenology.

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Home & Garden: Reading the Signs - Freepress Online

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/10/2017 - 09:03

Home & Garden: Reading the Signs
Freepress Online
still hold true? While they may seem like old wives' tales, there is a growing body of evidence showing that phenology, the study of natural plant cycles, and Grower Degree Days are both valuable planning tools for gardeners in these times of climate ...

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Home & Garden: Reading the Signs - Freepress Online

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/10/2017 - 09:03

Home & Garden: Reading the Signs
Freepress Online
still hold true? While they may seem like old wives' tales, there is a growing body of evidence showing that phenology, the study of natural plant cycles, and Grower Degree Days are both valuable planning tools for gardeners in these times of climate ...

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Spring green up showed up in MN very early this year - KMSP-TV

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/10/2017 - 07:55

KMSP-TV

Spring green up showed up in MN very early this year
KMSP-TV
While it may seem like things were right on time, in many cases, we were a solid 2 weeks early, according to the National Phenology Network. The network takes into account a host of factors like pollen levels, tree bud colors, soil temperature, and ...

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Brown sloth bear sighting spurs Rajasthan forest dept study - Hindustan Times

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/06/2017 - 07:41

Hindustan Times

Brown sloth bear sighting spurs Rajasthan forest dept study
Hindustan Times
After a brown sloth bear was sighted for the first time in Kailadevi forests in Rajasthan, the forest department has decided to install more camera traps to study the animal's phenology -- periodic biological phenomena, such as breeding, in relation to ...

Nature gives cues on when to plant certain vegetables - Toronto Star

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/06/2017 - 05:38

Toronto Star

Nature gives cues on when to plant certain vegetables
Toronto Star
Phenology is especially useful when trying to decide when and what to plant in the vegetable garden. Here are my phenology tips for this spring: 1. When the crocuses bloom and maple trees start to flower, the soil temperature is around 5C. This means ...

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