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New smartphone app: Sporecaster, the soybean white mold forecaster - Wisconsin State Farmer

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 19:51

Wisconsin State Farmer

New smartphone app: Sporecaster, the soybean white mold forecaster
Wisconsin State Farmer
Based on these predictions and crop phenology, site-specific risk values are generated for three scenarios (non-irrigated soybeans, soybeans planted on 15″ row-spacing and irrigated, or soybeans planted on 30″ row-spacing and irrigated). Though not ...

Gardening Etcetera: Climate change and the backyard gardener - Arizona Daily Sun

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 03:35

Arizona Daily Sun

Gardening Etcetera: Climate change and the backyard gardener
Arizona Daily Sun
We've developed climate science curricula, and host an outdoor interactive Climate Change Center and phenology garden. We are also involved in the Northern Arizona Climate Change Alliance, and offer talks about our changing landscape through that ...

Monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change - Science Daily

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 18:25

Monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change
Science Daily
Ms Bush's study -- entitled Towards effective monitoring of tropical phenology: maximising returns and reducing uncertainty in long-term studies -- assessed the Lopé dataset, which is the longest, unbroken record of Central African rainforest behaviour ...

County OSU Alumni Club helps with spring cleanup - Record Herald

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:27

Record Herald

County OSU Alumni Club helps with spring cleanup
Record Herald
The OSU Alumni Club of Fayette County helped out at the spring cleanup and mulch day in the phenology garden inside the Washington Cemetery. The phenology garden is part of a worldwide research project that keeps track of the relationship between ...

New study could improve monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change - EurekAlert (press release)

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 07:08

EurekAlert (press release)

New study could improve monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change
EurekAlert (press release)
Ms Bush's study - entitled Towards effective monitoring of tropical phenology: maximising returns and reducing uncertainty in long-term studies - assessed the Lopé dataset, which is the longest, unbroken record of Central African rainforest behaviour ...

New study could improve monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change - Phys.Org

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 06:30

New study could improve monitoring of tropical trees in face of climate change
Phys.Org
Ms Bush's study – entitled Towards effective monitoring of tropical phenology: maximising returns and reducing uncertainty in long-term studies – assessed the Lopé dataset, which is the longest, unbroken record of Central African rainforest behaviour ...

Fresh asparagus is even better with hot bacon dressing - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 04:11

Fresh asparagus is even better with hot bacon dressing
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Spring asparagus season is another moment in the cycle of Wisconsin produce phenology — we wait for it anxiously, relish it initially and then eventually the bounty is so great that we're overcome. This pattern starts with asparagus, continues with ...

"Bordeaux in America: The Climate Disruption" Conference Connecting Winegrowers and Climate Experts to Discuss ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 05:17

"Bordeaux in America: The Climate Disruption" Conference Connecting Winegrowers and Climate Experts to Discuss ...
PR Newswire (press release)
This one day event will gather leaders in climatology, phenology, economics and winegrowing to predict future spatial distribution of temperatures, phenology fit of cabernet vines to future Napa Valley climate and bottled wine quality. Confirmed ...

What's the 'buzz' at the Cable Natural History Museum? - Ashland Daily Press

Phenology in the News - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 08:20

Ashland Daily Press

What's the 'buzz' at the Cable Natural History Museum?
Ashland Daily Press
On the bee phenology mural, visitors can follow the lives of four bees as they emerge, reproduce and forage on flowers throughout the summer. Don't forget to push the buttons. Each bee's path through the seasons lights up with a string of animated LED ...

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Eveleth Public Library hosts “All About Loons” - Hometown Focus

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 22:46

Eveleth Public Library hosts “All About Loons”
Hometown Focus
EVELETH – The Northwoods Nature Phenology program at the Eveleth Public Library will feature “All About Loons” with naturalist Sherry Abts on Tuesday, May 15, at 3:30 p.m.. Abts will present basic loon information, new research from the loon wintering ...

Huyck preserve to team with Vassar to stop spread of invasives - The Altamont Enterprise

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 12:41

The Altamont Enterprise

Huyck preserve to team with Vassar to stop spread of invasives
The Altamont Enterprise
The group monitors environmental changes, including climate change, habitat loss, invasive species, deer overabundance, and plant and animal phenology — the study of cyclic and seasonal natural phenomena. The Huyck Preserve currently participates in ...

West central Michigan small fruit update – May 8, 2018 - Michigan State University Extension

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 18:43

Michigan State University Extension

West central Michigan small fruit update – May 8, 2018
Michigan State University Extension
However, due to the low temperatures that prevailed over the last few weeks and the moisture accumulated in the soil, drought conditions are not evident yet in blueberry fields. Also, at this time of the year, the demand for water by the plant is still ...

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Garden Guide: Spring is in the air - Sanford Herald

Phenology in the News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 13:34

Garden Guide: Spring is in the air
Sanford Herald
For centuries, people have used plant phenology (blooms, leaf flush) as nature's signs to set up wasp traps and mend window screens to fend off house flies. Phenology uses the relationship of recurring seasonal plant and insect life cycle stages ...

Garden Club News - Circleville Herald

Phenology in the News - Tue, 05/08/2018 - 02:02

Circleville Herald

Garden Club News
Circleville Herald
The Pickaway County Garden Club met May 1 at the Pickaway County District Public Library. Master Gardener Vicki Lamb presented a program on phenology. Phenology is the study of the annual cycles of plants and insects and how they respond to seasonal ...

NH Audubon to host birdwatching trips May 12 - The Keene Sentinel

Phenology in the News - Mon, 05/07/2018 - 09:21

NH Audubon to host birdwatching trips May 12
The Keene Sentinel
Phenology is the study of cyclic and seasonal changes in plants and animals. Carol Foss will engage participants in her on-going Rusty Blackbird study in Wentworth's Location in far northern New Hampshire. The Rusty Blackbird has experienced one of the ...

Northland Nature Journal: It may be late, but spring is worth celebrating - Park Rapids Enterprise

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 06:31

Park Rapids Enterprise

Northland Nature Journal: It may be late, but spring is worth celebrating
Park Rapids Enterprise
Spring is here, and as I wrote in my first phenology journal on May 1, this is my "happy new year!" I can now say I finally made it through another winter and the time of new birth. But with the good comes the bad, so be careful for deer and wood ticks ...

Google News

Spring bloom is finally here! - KMSP-TV

Phenology in the News - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 06:16

KMSP-TV

Spring bloom is finally here!
KMSP-TV
According to the National Phenology Network (NPN), much of the country is now experiencing their spring bloom, or has already past it. This is based on numerous variables like bird migrations, soil temperatures, snow cover, and presence of leaves on ...

SNP celebrates a different bloom — the wildflower - The Winchester Star

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/04/2018 - 21:10

SNP celebrates a different bloom — the wildflower
The Winchester Star
The other featured program is an opportunity to get involved in citizen science and phenology, which is the study of seasonal changes in regards to plants and animals. In the Citizen-Science/Phenology Project, participants will track the stage of bloom ...

My internship at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden - FIU News

Phenology in the News - Fri, 05/04/2018 - 06:57

FIU News

My internship at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
FIU News
Both programs are aimed at teaching schoolchildren about orchids, endangered ecosystems, climate change, plant phenology, and sustainability. How did you get your internship? I obtained my internship through the FIU Tropics internship program. Nina ...

Comparing VIIRS And PhenoCam Land Surface Phrenology - Science Trends

Phenology in the News - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 13:48

Science Trends

Comparing VIIRS And PhenoCam Land Surface Phrenology
Science Trends
Vegetation phenology describes the plant seasonal cycle of green leaf-on during spring and brown leaf-off during autumn because of changes in weather and climate. With the seasonal increase and decrease of vegetation green leaves, vegetation phenology ...

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