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Heat, storms to make Friday most extreme weather day of summer – Bring Me The News

Heat, storms to make Friday most extreme weather day of summer  Bring Me The News

UPDATE: Click here to find our story looking in more depth at this afternoon/evening’s severe storm potential, which has increased in the past hour. Friday will be …

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A ‘dead zone’ the size of Massachusetts could hit the Gulf this summer

When the blooms die along the coast — a cycle that happens each year — their rotting corpses cause bacteria to suck up all the oxygen from the ocean, killing off other marine life, like shrimp, fish …

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ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Summer weather brings dead zone to life in Gulf

The National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science announced that this year’s widespread flooding inland will likely create an even larger oxygen-deprived dead zone in Gulf waters fairly soon. The …

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Memorial Day: Extreme weather events expected in summer 2019 – Fast Company

Memorial Day: Extreme weather events expected in summer 2019  Fast Company

Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of summer, but it may not mark the beginning of summer weather for much of the United States. Thanks to the …

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After a summer of extreme weather community members gather to talk about climate change – News8000.com – WKBT

After a summer of extreme weather community members gather to talk about climate change  News8000.com – WKBT

The Coulee Region Sierra Club hosted a Community Climate Resolution discussion Saturday at the South Library in La Crosse.

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A Scorching Summer In UK Reveals Crop Circles

crop circlesCrop marks from the past in drought regions may offer lessons for today’s agriculture

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Summer Dead Zones in the Chesapeake Break Up Earlier

Dead zones probably occurred before the Industrial Age in ocean areas where there were huge upwellings. In the U.S., they occur more commonly in the Pacific Northwest. They first appeared in the Chesa…

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Larger-than-average summer ‘dead zone’ forecast for Chesapeake Bay after wet spring

Measurements of the Chesapeake Bay’s dead zone go back to 1950, and the 30-year mean maximum … director of NOAA’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science. “However, to reach the economic potential of the Chesapeake Bay, more work needs to …

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Pond and fish management is important during the summer months

Once summer arrives and water temperatures increase, pond owners should conduct chemical weed control activities with special care if fish are important. Killing too much vegetation at once can result in decaying matter, reducing the oxygen content …

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From ‘angry summer’ to ‘weird winter’: 2017 was riddled with extreme weather – The Guardian


The Guardian

From 'angry summer' to 'weird winter': 2017 was riddled with extreme weather
The Guardian
The extreme summer heat in New South Wales was at least 50 times more likely to occur due to climate change. Australia is the land of droughts and flooding rains, but the extreme weather events we are now seeing are becoming more frequent and more

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