Phenology in the News

Exotic Trees May Be Pretty, But They're Bad News for Birds - Sierra Magazine

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/26/2018 - 4:02am
Sierra MagazineExotic Trees May Be Pretty, But They're Bad News for BirdsSierra MagazineThey also leaf out and flower at different times; they have a different phenology,” she says. “We already knew they could impact insect diversity, the number of species using these plants, but we didn't know how that might impact the animals that rely ...
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Chinese 24 Solar Terms: The Chinese wisdom of dividing time - Chinadaily USA

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/26/2018 - 3:06am
Chinadaily USAChinese 24 Solar Terms: The Chinese wisdom of dividing timeChinadaily USAEach segment is called a solar term, which reflected the changes of the seasons, climate and phenology. What are the 24 Solar Terms? The 24 Solar Terms are part of the traditional Chinese calendar. It was originated along the Yellow River even before ...
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Texas A&M leads $5.7 million research project to attack annual bluegrass - Southwest Farm Press

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/26/2018 - 1:00am
Texas A&M leads $5.7 million research project to attack annual bluegrass  Southwest Farm PressThe most widely grown irrigated crop in the U.S. – turfgrass – is being threatened by annual bluegrass, and Texas A&M AgriLife is leading a project to find ...
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Learn nature journaling, archery and more at River Bend homeschool classes - Southernminn.com

Phenology in the News - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 3:15pm
Southernminn.comLearn nature journaling, archery and more at River Bend homeschool classesSouthernminn.comLearn about phenology and how to make scientific observations about the changing world. Fall Art Projects, from 12:30–2 p.m., is open to ages 3–7. Kids can use fall's colorful leaves to make art projects and even decorate a mini pumpkin to take home.
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Tidbits: Surry wine symposium will include tasting gala - Greensboro News & Record

Phenology in the News - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:15pm
Tidbits: Surry wine symposium will include tasting galaGreensboro News & Record... director of the Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) Ontario since 2000 when the voluntary system transitioned into a regulated system. Symposium workshops will cover such topics as monitoring grapevine phenology, viticultural practices for different ...and more »
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Tidbits: Surry wine symposium will include tasting gala - Winston-Salem Journal

Phenology in the News - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:14pm
Tidbits: Surry wine symposium will include tasting galaWinston-Salem JournalSymposium workshops will cover such topics as monitoring grapevine phenology, viticultural practices for different wine styles, building mouthfeel, and quality in wine canning. Conference registration is $120 and includes the Grand Wine Tasting. Cost ...and more »
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Chinese 24 Solar Terms: The Chinese wisdom of dividing time - ecns

Phenology in the News - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:28pm
ecnsChinese 24 Solar Terms: The Chinese wisdom of dividing timeecnsEach segment is called a solar term, which reflected the changes of the seasons, climate and phenology. What are the 24 Solar Terms? The 24 Solar Terms are part of the traditional Chinese calendar. It was originated along the Yellow River even before ...
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College to host wine symposium - Mount Airy News

Phenology in the News - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:27am
Mount Airy NewsCollege to host wine symposiumMount Airy NewsOther symposium sessions will cover a variety of topics: Monitoring Grapevine Phenology, Viticultural Practices for Different Wine Styles, Trunk and Cordon Diseases, Managing pH in the Winery, Building Mouthfeel, and Quality in Wine Canning.
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Sweet little juncos come with the spring and fall - Detroit Lakes Online

Phenology in the News - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:14am
Detroit Lakes OnlineSweet little juncos come with the spring and fallDetroit Lakes OnlineWhat this bird represents to most people with an eye to the calendar and an interest in phenology, is that the dark-eyed junco is an avian. harbinger, to be sure. In October and November, and in late winter-early spring, juncos converge on the ...
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Cemeteries are the perfect spot to track our planet's demise - Popular Science

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 12:45pm
Popular ScienceCemeteries are the perfect spot to track our planet's demisePopular SciencePhenology is the practice of observing and recording the shifts in “nature's calendar,” according to the USA National Phenology Network. (It has nothing to do with phrenology, the pseudoscience whose practitioners believed bumps and depressions on the ...
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EarthTalk – Do environmental factors influence fall colors? - Kiowa County Press

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 5:50am
Kiowa County PressEarthTalk – Do environmental factors influence fall colors?Kiowa County PressA 2016 study by Chinese researchers and published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal Global Change Biology found trees changing color ("phenology") later than in recorded history across 70 percent of the study area (the Northern Hemisphere), ...
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Earth Talk: Is fall foliage compromised due to climate change ... - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 3:31am
Earth Talk: Is fall foliage compromised due to climate change ...Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)Dear EarthTalk: Do environmental factors influence fall foliage colors?and more »
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Cemeteries are the perfect spot to track our planet's demise - Popular Science

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 1:00am
Cemeteries are the perfect spot to track our planet's demise  Popular ScienceBetween the headstones at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Massachusetts, citizen scientists record data on changing plant, animal, and insect behavior.
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Earth Matters: Sharing nature on Instagram - GazetteNET

Phenology in the News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 11:08am
GazetteNETEarth Matters: Sharing nature on InstagramGazetteNETI see Instagram as a way to contribute to phenology, the study of the timing of natural phenomena. To my delight, I can scroll back through my photos — or those of others — and see what was blooming or buzzing on a given date in history. I dream of ...
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Solano district turns third-graders into climate-change scientists - Fairfield Daily Republic

Phenology in the News - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 6:34am
Solano district turns third-graders into climate-change scientistsFairfield Daily Republic“Changes in phenological events impact how we humans live our lives and interact with our environment every day. Understanding the timing of these events, such as the emergence of pollinators or when it will rain, helps farmers plan when to plant or ...
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From the Editors of EarthTalk Magazine: Dear EarthTalk - Queens Daily Eagle

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 4:41pm
Queens Daily EagleFrom the Editors of EarthTalk Magazine: Dear EarthTalkQueens Daily EagleA 2016 study by Chinese researchers and published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal Global Change Biology found trees changing color (“phenology”) later than in recorded history across 70 percent of the study area (the Northern Hemisphere), ...
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Trinidad: Floristic Treasures of Casilda are in Danger - Escambray

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 8:49am
EscambrayTrinidad: Floristic Treasures of Casilda are in DangerEscambrayThe project plans to update the flora inventory and the vegetation map of the quartzitic sand areas of Trinidad's coastal plains, to document the phenology of local endemic species, to carry out ecological studies on the structure of plant communities ...
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Phenology - Aitkin Independent Age

Phenology in the News - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 8:21am
Aitkin Independent AgePhenologyAitkin Independent AgeIn retrospect, long before I heard the word phenology, it was a part of my being. The dictionary defines phenology as, “A branch of science dealing with the relations between climate and periodic biological phenomena (such as bird migration or plant ...
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Nature News: Day length, temperature change create fall color - Seacoastonline.com

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 1:47pm
Seacoastonline.comNature News: Day length, temperature change create fall colorSeacoastonline.comLeaves change color as they prepare to die and fall off the tree. The timing of leaf color change in the fall is primarily driven by day length and seasonal temperature change. According to the National Phenology Network: “Trees change color when they ...
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Nature News: Day length, temperature change create fall color - Foster's Daily Democrat

Phenology in the News - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 1:41pm
Foster's Daily DemocratNature News: Day length, temperature change create fall colorFoster's Daily DemocratLeaves change color as they prepare to die and fall off the tree. The timing of leaf color change in the fall is primarily driven by day length and seasonal temperature change. According to the National Phenology Network: “Trees change color when they ...
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