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Lake Superior Phenology Network

We are a phenology network that consists of volunteers, educators and scientists based in the Twin Ports (Duluth, MN and Superior, WI). We monitor tree and shrub species along nature trails using Nature's Notebook. Our goals are to learn about how Lake Superior impacts plant phenology and document long term changes in seasonality in our area. We also lead workshops for K-12 educators. Our website is

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Plan to Use Nature's Notebook for:: 
Answering science questions
Studying climate change impacts
Status and trends (or baseline) monitoring
Getting students involved with research
Engaging the public
Contributing to a national effort
This LPP is working with K-16 students: 
More than 30 students: 
Under-served Communities: 
Involves indigenous communities: 
This LPP is part of a Phenology Trail: 
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