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Mar 27, 2019
Warming temperatures have lengthened U.S. growing seasons by weeks or even months in cities across the U.S., extending the allergy season.
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Mar 27, 2019
Allergy season is starting up, and climate change means more time for plants to grow and send out pollen.
Jan 16, 2019
About half the world’s coffee-producing land will be unsuitable by 2050 due to climate change, which could lead to price hikes unless the industry can make production more sustainable.
Nov 28, 2018
Winter is the fastest-warming season in most of the country, impacting agriculture and winter sports economies.
Aug 22, 2018
Warming rivers and lakes from our changing climate are altering recreational fishing in the U.S.
May 9, 2018
A family of key pollinators— hummingbirds — are at risk from climate change.
Mar 21, 2018
Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. are blooming earlier, on average, and may reach peak bloom a month earlier by the end of the century.
Feb 21, 2018
Milder, shorter winters from climate change are messing with fruit trees’ winter rest cycle, potentially reducing production.
Mar 15, 2017
On average, leaves are emerging earlier in the spring as the planet warms.
Sep 28, 2016
Climate change is affecting the elements driving fall colors: temperature, precipitation, and through migration of species — sunlight.
Apr 27, 2016
There has been an increase in respiratory illnesses triggered by a rise in pollen in recent decades.
Mar 2, 2016
Spring is arriving earlier in the U.S., and on the current greenhouse emissions path, it may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.
Oct 14, 2015
Climate change is bound to alter the length of the growing season.
Jun 24, 2015
More carbon dioxide (CO2) means larger poison ivy plants.
Apr 8, 2015
Pollen counts have already doubled since 1900, and are projected to nearly double again by 2060.
Mar 18, 2015
Although an earlier spring has some appeal, it can disrupt the symbiotic relationship between animals and plants, and make plants more susceptible to late-season frost.
Apr 4, 2014
Cherry blossoms now appear five days earlier, on average, than they did 80 years ago.
May 16, 2013
In warming world, cicada appearance has shifted 7-10 days earlier.
Mar 27, 2013
Spring’s warm weather brings blooming flowers and trees, but their pollen is aggravating for people suffering from seasonal allergies