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Climate Change Increases Grass Pollen Production

Climate Change Increases Grass Pollen Production

Allergy season is getting longer and worse in a warming world with more carbon dioxide.

Early Spring Impacts

Early Spring Impacts

An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.

Mosquito Season Getting Longer

Mosquito Season Getting Longer

In many parts of the country, changes in climate have likely increased habitat suitability for mosquitoes.

Ticks Take Off

Ticks Take Off

Climate change has impacted the size and geographical distribution of tick populations.

Potent Poison Ivy

Potent Poison Ivy

More CO2 means larger poison ivy plants and more toxic oil per plant.

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

Ocean Acidification: Impacts on Sea Life

In a more acidic ocean, shellfish, plankton and corals struggle to adapt.

Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic

CO2 mixes with seawater to form carbonic acid, making the oceans more acidic.