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Tag Results - SPRING

More Warm Spring Days

More Warm Spring Days

May 8, 2019

A warming climate means more spring days with above-normal temperatures, leading to impacts like more pollen and pests.

More Pollen Calling

More Pollen Calling

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.

Your Changing Allergy Season

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Your Changing Allergy Season

Mar 27, 2019

Allergy season is starting up, and climate change means more time for plants to grow and send out pollen.

Spring Warming

Spring Warming

Mar 6, 2019

Spring is warming in most parts of the country, affecting allergy seasons and agriculture.

Seasonal Warming

Seasonal Warming

Nov 28, 2018

Winter is the fastest-warming season in most of the country, impacting agriculture and winter sports economies.

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.

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.

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.