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Tag Results - EARLY SPRING

2020 Groundhog Day Trends

2020 Groundhog Day Trends

Jan 29, 2020

Groundhogs aren’t known for their forecasting prowess, but Punxsutawney Phil has been predicting early springs more often as the climate warms. Coincidence?

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.

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.

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.