Maple Syrup Season and Climate Change

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Maple Syrup Season and Climate Change

  • Published: Feb 22nd, 2017

As the climate warms, maples are being tapped earlier in the year to get the sap that produces syrup.

Warming Maple Tapping Season

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Warming Maple Tapping Season

  • Published: Feb 22nd, 2017

The season and area in which trees are tapped to produce maple syrup is warming from climate change.

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

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100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

  • Published: May 25th, 2016

Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including increased heat.

Maximum Great Lakes Ice Cover on Decline

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Maximum Great Lakes Ice Cover on Decline

  • Published: Mar 10th, 2016

Maximum ice cover on the Great Lakes is way down this year and on a long term downward trend.

Where’s the Ice on the Great Lakes?

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Where’s the Ice on the Great Lakes?

  • Published: Mar 10th, 2016

Overall, Great Lakes ice cover is on the decline.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

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Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2016

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

Early Spring Impacts

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Early Spring Impacts

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2016

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

Cold Nights on the Decline

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Cold Nights on the Decline

  • Published: Jan 21st, 2015

Take a look at how cold nights have been trending for various cities across the U.S.