Global warming & Spring Onset

Infographics developed for the popularization of the phenological study published by the Crowther Lab: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.15098

While spring warming contributes to early leaf-out, factors like winter chilling and day length may constrain the advance of spring onset.

By 2100, spring is predicted to arrive not 4, but 2 weeks earlier limiting future carbon uptake compare to previous predictions.

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