Tag: climate change

Webinars available online

Several webinars hosted through the Signs of the Seasons program are now available for viewing online! Researching phenological change in Acadia National Park: from hikes to experimental gardens (YouTube video): Dr. Caitlin McDonough MacKenzie shares a research update on her work in Acadia National Park and introduces a new project that includes the use of […]

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SSI Research Cited in National Climate Assessment Report

Research being conducted through Maine’s Sustainability Solutions Initiative was cited in the the newly released National Climate Assessment report, which found global warming is affecting life in Maine and other New England states. Under the “Selected Adaptation Efforts” of the Northeast section of the report, it reads: “Officials in coastal Maine are working with the […]

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Free Press Advances Training Sessions to Help with Climate Research

The Free Press reported the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Maine Sea Grant will offer free training sessions for Signs of the Seasons, a program for volunteers to contribute local plant and animal life-cycle data for climate change research. Sessions are open to all interested volunteers, and registration is required. Sessions in the midcoast […]

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