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Tag Results - SPRING

Longer Pollen Season

Longer Pollen Season

Apr 4, 2018

The frost-free season is getting longer, meaning longer pollen and allergy seasons and an increased risk of allergy-induced asthma.

Warming Spring

Warming Spring

Mar 7, 2018

Spring is getting warmer across the U.S., with the Southwest warming the fastest.

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

Jan 31, 2018

Whether or not Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow, the six-week period that follows Groundhog Day is trending warmer in most locations across the U.S.

More Warm Spring Days

More Warm Spring Days

Mar 19, 2017

Spring is warming as greenhouses gases in the atmosphere continue to mount.

Leaves Emerging Earlier

Leaves Emerging Earlier

Mar 15, 2017

On average, leaves are emerging earlier in the spring as the planet warms.

Frost-Free Season

Frost-Free Season

Oct 12, 2016

Climate change is increasing the length of the frost-free season — the time between the last frost in the spring and first frost in the fall — in much of the U.S.

Allergies Ahead (Pollen)

Allergies Ahead (Pollen)

Apr 27, 2016

There has been an increase in respiratory illnesses triggered by a rise in pollen in recent decades.

Spring Arriving Earlier

Spring Arriving Earlier

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.

Four Seasons of Warming

Four Seasons of Warming

Feb 17, 2016

All four seasons across the country are warming due to climate change.

Planting Zones on the Move

Planting Zones on the Move

May 6, 2015

As the planet warms, these zones have already shifted northward, and that trend is expected to continue.

Spring is Coming Early

Spring is Coming Early

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.

Spring Trends: Temperature & Precipitation

Spring Trends: Temperature & Precipitation

Mar 11, 2015

Nationwide, spring has warmed an average of 1.9°F since 1970 with the greatest increase seen in southern Nevada.

Warm Springs & Allergies

Warm Springs & Allergies

Mar 27, 2013

Spring’s warm weather brings blooming flowers and trees, but their pollen is aggravating for people suffering from seasonal allergies

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

Jan 31, 2013

Scientists aren’t the only ones whose predictions are getting better.