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News in brief - The Courier Life News

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 13:19

The Courier Life News

News in brief
The Courier Life News
"Phenology" is the scientific term that describes the seasonal changes in nature. On the hike, which will run from 9 to 10:30 a.m., a refuge ranger will lead a hike of up to two miles on paved and gravel surfaces to look and listen for birds, blossoms ...

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Ask the master gardeners: Phenology explained - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:49

The Journal News | LoHud.com

Ask the master gardeners: Phenology explained
The Journal News | LoHud.com
I've been hearing about something called phenology, as part of global warming and climate change. Can you explain? Ever wonder about nature's annual cues and triggers such as bird eggs hatching at a specific time when insects are available to feed the ...

Signs of the Seasons workshop at Field Station - Ukiah Daily Journal

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 08:57

Signs of the Seasons workshop at Field Station
Ukiah Daily Journal
There will be a “Signs of the Seasons Phenology Workshop” on Sunday, Aug. 2, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Rod Shippey Hall, Hopland Research and Extension Center, 4070 University Road, Hopland. Researcher Prahlad Papper, from UC Berkeley, will be ...

Before the Time of Global Warming, Data Shows Spring Sprung Later - InsideClimate News

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 06:01

InsideClimate News

Before the Time of Global Warming, Data Shows Spring Sprung Later
InsideClimate News
Vispo, an adjunct professor of horticulture at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., is working with the New York Phenology Project, a group that tracks the impact of climate change on plants and pollinators, to compare the timing of historical ...

5 things to do in the Parkway - Wicked Local West Roxbury

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 05:34

5 things to do in the Parkway
Wicked Local West Roxbury
This citizen science program, offered by Jehane Samaha and Suzanne Mrozak, will open a window into the Arboretum's phenology - the timing of natural events, such as the leafing out of trees in the spring and the turning of colors in the fall. Attend a ...

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5 things to do in the Parkway - Wicked Local Roslindale

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/29/2015 - 05:33

5 things to do in the Parkway
Wicked Local Roslindale
This citizen science program, offered by Jehane Samaha and Suzanne Mrozak, will open a window into the Arboretum's phenology - the timing of natural events, such as the leafing out of trees in the spring and the turning of colors in the fall. Attend a ...

Orchid spotters map shifting blooms - BBC News

Phenology in the News - Sun, 07/26/2015 - 00:44

BBC News

Orchid spotters map shifting blooms
BBC News
Studying the timing of seasonal events like flowers blooming or frogs spawning - a field called phenology - offers insights into how the living world is affected by environmental change. It also helps scientists try to predict the results of continued ...

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Orchid spotters map shifting blooms - BBC News - BBC.com - BBC News

Phenology in the News - Sun, 07/26/2015 - 00:44

BBC News

Orchid spotters map shifting blooms - BBC News - BBC.com
BBC News
Studying the timing of seasonal events like flowers blooming or frogs spawning - a field called phenology - offers insights into how the living world is affected by environmental change. It also helps scientists try to predict the results of continued ...

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Asheville's Carolina Day named NC Green School - Asheville Citizen-Times

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 11:57

Asheville Citizen-Times

Asheville's Carolina Day named NC Green School
Asheville Citizen-Times
This past year, students created a phenology lab and a salamander study area on campus. Annually, Pre-K students watch monarch butterflies grow from caterpillars to adult butterflies, and recreate their migration to Mexico by “flying” around campus ...

Forest health monitoring workshop - The Trinity Journal : Environment - The Trinity Journal

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 09:33

Forest health monitoring workshop - The Trinity Journal : Environment
The Trinity Journal
This can be determined by analyzing phenology, or the study of tracking when different species leaf out, germinate, or how much seed they produce. Forest communities are shifting in response to changing climate, altered fire regimes, and the movements ...

Grape berry moth pressure lower in 2015 – control window approaching for ... - Michigan State University Extension

Phenology in the News - Tue, 07/21/2015 - 12:35

Michigan State University Extension

Grape berry moth pressure lower in 2015 – control window approaching for ...
Michigan State University Extension
To access the GDD model for predicting grape berry moth phenology during the season, go to MSU Enviro-weather and click on “Fruit” in the green bar across the top of the page. Click on “Grape” in the left-hand column, then select “Grape Berry Moth” and ...

What's Happening This Week - Cecil Daily: Cecilwhig - Cecil Whig

Phenology in the News - Mon, 07/20/2015 - 13:33

What's Happening This Week - Cecil Daily: Cecilwhig
Cecil Whig
Blooms, butterflies and dragonflies – phenology is the study of the timing of recurring life cycle stages of plants and animals. We are seeking volunteers to accompany the naturalist and record data digitally as we monitor flowering plants, butterflies ...

Berry-decimating invasive emerges from ripe berries - St. Cloud Times - St. Cloud Times

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/16/2015 - 17:11

St. Cloud Times

Berry-decimating invasive emerges from ripe berries - St. Cloud Times
St. Cloud Times
Part of Philips' research — he's in the second year of a two-year, $160,000 project funded through the ag department's rapid response fund — focuses on pesticides and phenology. Comparing field-caught and lab-raised flies, Philips is studying how ...

Parks push climate talk - Chico News & Review

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/16/2015 - 09:53

Parks push climate talk
Chico News & Review
Closer to home, at Lassen Volcanic National Park, visitors are encouraged to take part in the California Phenology Project, which was funded by the NPS Climate Change Response Program. It teaches citizen scientists how to monitor biological changes at ...

Mississippi River mayflies and their lives of excess - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/16/2015 - 08:24

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Mississippi River mayflies and their lives of excess
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Volunteers are asked to gather and submit field data using a website and smartphone apps developed by the USA National Phenology Network, he said. The technology, dubbed Nature's Notebook, allows volunteers to record their observations (from the ...

Parks push climate talk - Chico News & Review

Phenology in the News - Thu, 07/16/2015 - 00:00

Parks push climate talk
Chico News & Review
Closer to home, at Lassen Volcanic National Park, visitors are encouraged to take part in the California Phenology Project, which was funded by the NPS Climate Change Response Program. It teaches citizen scientists how to monitor biological changes at ...

Observatory presents Science in the Mountains lecture series - Conway Daily Sun

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 13:35

Observatory presents Science in the Mountains lecture series
Conway Daily Sun
Georgia Murray of the Appalachian Mountain Club will present an overview of the long-term climate trends from the Mount Washington area, as well as a report on the Appalachian Mountain Club's mountain phenology monitoring projects that include citizen ...

Master Gardeners having open house Saturday - The Newark Advocate

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 09:24

Master Gardeners having open house Saturday
The Newark Advocate
•The phenology garden contributes to research correlating events in the garden with hatch times and appearance of predatory insects. •The Pollinator garden participates in studies of bees and other native pollinators and the flowers they visit. •The ...

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The resilience of forest fragmentation genetics—no longer a paradox—we were ... - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 05:41

The resilience of forest fragmentation genetics—no longer a paradox—we were ...
Nature.com
Article |; Fuchs EJ, Lobo JA, Quesada M. (2003). Effects of forest fragmentation and flowering phenology on the reproductive success and mating patterns of the tropical dry forest tree Pachira quinata. Conserv Biol 17: 149–157. | Article | ISI ...

The resilience of forest fragmentation genetics—no longer a paradox—we were ... - Nature.com

Phenology in the News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 05:41

The resilience of forest fragmentation genetics—no longer a paradox—we were ...
Nature.com
Article |; Fuchs EJ, Lobo JA, Quesada M. (2003). Effects of forest fragmentation and flowering phenology on the reproductive success and mating patterns of the tropical dry forest tree Pachira quinata. Conserv Biol 17: 149–157. | Article | ISI ...

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