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Stone: Identifying Lincoln's sparrow - Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 17:16

Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Stone: Identifying Lincoln's sparrow
Appleton Post Crescent (blog)
For over 45 years, the Cable Natural History Museum has served to connect you to the Northwoods. Come visit us in Cable, WI! Our new phenology exhibit: “Nature's Calendar: Signs of the Seasons” is now open. Find us on the web at www.cablemuseum.org ...

Outdoor Knoxville event calendar: May 26-June 5 - Knoxville News Sentinel

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 14:11

Knoxville News Sentinel

Outdoor Knoxville event calendar: May 26-June 5
Knoxville News Sentinel
Bring the whole family for an awesome hands-on introduction to citizen science activities and projects including bird banding, Otter Spotter and Bioblitz using iNaturalist, Monarch butterfly tagging, phenology through Project Budburst, soil respiration ...

Tremont Institute kicks off bird banding season on National Citizen Science Day - Maryville Daily Times

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:07

Tremont Institute kicks off bird banding season on National Citizen Science Day
Maryville Daily Times
TOWNSEND — Tremont Institute will host an open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, May 27, to kick off bird banding season. Tremont Institute, in partnership with the Citizen Science Association, is hosting this official event as part of a month ...

Bright shrubs an unexpected ally against tundra warming - Phys.Org

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 04:50

Phys.Org

Bright shrubs an unexpected ally against tundra warming
Phys.Org
Their study, "Phenology and species determine growing-season albedo increase at the altitudinal limit of shrub growth in the sub-Arctic," was published this week in the peer-reviewed journal Global Change Biology. Explore further: Climate change ...

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Slow crop progress gives pests more time - Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 00:44

Slow crop progress gives pests more time
Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net
“Some areas saw cool enough temperatures to have frost on Sunday morning.” As a result of late planting, growers are going to see some shifts in the phenology of their crops this year, meaning the plants will be younger later in the growing season ...

Our Towns Calendars: 5-23 - Toledo Blade

Phenology in the News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 21:10

Our Towns Calendars: 5-23
Toledo Blade
... ○ Secor Metroparks Program, 10001 W. Central Ave.: Project BudBurst, 1 p.m. Thursday, naturalist-led walk. Learn the biological timing of plants through observation and contribute to a national database on phenology. Register at 419-407-9701.

Down the Garden Path: Plants and insects have never been too good at reading a calendar - Kendall County Now (subscription)

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 03:36

Kendall County Now (subscription)

Down the Garden Path: Plants and insects have never been too good at reading a calendar
Kendall County Now (subscription)
Phenology is actually more accurate at predicting an insect outbreak than using a calendar. A strong change in the weather may delay or accelerate plant growth; the insects also are exposed to the same conditions and they both develop together. One of ...

What does rain and cold weather bring? Slugs - agprofessional.com

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:00

What does rain and cold weather bring? Slugs
agprofessional.com
“Some areas saw cool enough temperatures to have frost on Sunday morning.” As a result of late planting, growers are going to see some shifts in the phenology of their crops this year, meaning the plants will be younger later in the growing season ...

Bill Tefft wins Bob Cary Spirit Award - Hometown Focus

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:23

Bill Tefft wins Bob Cary Spirit Award
Hometown Focus
He assists and supports the Pillow Rock committee, Skate Park committee and Friends of Trees, writes weekly nature articles for the Ely Echo and speaks on WELY radio giving public phenology updates. He wrote a birding article for the Ely Vacation Guide ...

Snapshot Wisconsin: Trail Cams to Document State's Wildlife - Newswise (press release)

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 01:48

Snapshot Wisconsin: Trail Cams to Document State's Wildlife
Newswise (press release)
In a sense, Snapshot Wisconsin is a technological extension and significant amplification of the kind of phenology famously practiced by fabled Wisconsin conservationist Aldo Leopold, who over the years faithfully recorded in a notebook the dates birds ...

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SoFo - Introduction To A Phenology Trail—A Citizen Science Project: Adults/Teens - Hamptons.com

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 21:07

SoFo - Introduction To A Phenology Trail—A Citizen Science Project: Adults/Teens
Hamptons.com
Phenology is the study of periodic plant and animal life-cycle events and how they are influenced. The Vineyard Field Phenology Trail will be joining many trails across the USA where specific plants are monitored by individuals, organizations, or schools.

Outdoor Knoxville Event Calendar: May 19-May 29 - Knoxville News Sentinel

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 12:23

Knoxville News Sentinel

Outdoor Knoxville Event Calendar: May 19-May 29
Knoxville News Sentinel
Bring the whole family for an awesome hands-on introduction to citizen science activities Projects featured include bird banding, Otter Spotter and Bioblitz using iNaturalist, Monarch butterfly tagging, phenology through Project Budburst, soil ...

Snapshot Wisconsin: Trail cams to document state's wildlife - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 04:00

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Snapshot Wisconsin: Trail cams to document state's wildlife
University of Wisconsin-Madison
In a sense, Snapshot Wisconsin is a technological extension and significant amplification of the kind of phenology famously practiced by fabled Wisconsin conservationist Aldo Leopold, who over the years faithfully recorded in a notebook the dates birds ...

Stone: The winter wren has arrived - Stevenspointjournal (blog)

Phenology in the News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 18:30

Stevenspointjournal (blog)

Stone: The winter wren has arrived
Stevenspointjournal (blog)
For over 45 years, the Cable Natural History Museum has served to connect you to the Northwoods. Come visit us in Cable, WI! Our new phenology exhibit: “Nature's Calendar: Signs of the Seasons” is now open. Find us on the web at www.cablemuseum.org ...

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Stone: The winter wren has arrived - Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Phenology in the News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 14:59

Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Stone: The winter wren has arrived
Appleton Post Crescent (blog)
For over 45 years, the Cable Natural History Museum has served to connect you to the Northwoods. Come visit us in Cable, WI! Our new phenology exhibit: “Nature's Calendar: Signs of the Seasons” is now open. Find us on the web at www.cablemuseum.org ...

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'Bud Break' declared to officially begin grape growing season - Westfield Republican

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 16:10

'Bud Break' declared to officially begin grape growing season
Westfield Republican
For over 50 years the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program (LERGP) has been collecting data on the many growth stages of the Concord vine for its phenology project. Research support specialist Ted Taft records and calculates this information to determine ...

FEATURE: Climate Renegade - Planet Jackson Hole

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:01

Planet Jackson Hole

FEATURE: Climate Renegade
Planet Jackson Hole
She is working alongside Geneva Chong, research ecologist for United States Geologic Survey, on her flowering time in the Tetons project. Chong's current research is focused on plant phenology (timing of life-history events such as green-up and ...

Peabody specimens thrive online - Yale News

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:03

Yale News

Peabody specimens thrive online
Yale News
The dataset, which is available online, includes information on phenology, or how and when plants bore fruit, produced their leaves, or flowered. Researchers are studying changes in phenology to gauge the effects of global warming on trees and other ...

Will restoration projects stop catastrophic wildfires? - The Daily Courier

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 06:01

Will restoration projects stop catastrophic wildfires?
The Daily Courier
In fact, the subject of June's Members Lunch n' Learn event is “Phenology in the Highlands.” It takes place on Tuesday, June 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Highlands' naturalists and citizen scientists, Edessa Carr and Kay Lyons, will present information ...

Stone: Spring bird phenology - Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:55

Appleton Post Crescent (blog)

Stone: Spring bird phenology
Appleton Post Crescent (blog)
Birdsong and sunshine poured through open windows this morning, wafted in on a warm breeze. It was the distinctive call of a black-throated green warbler that finally lured me outside. “Zee-zee-zee zoot-zee” he shouted. “This is my territory and don't ...

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