climate history

Glade and Jacob in front of 512 year old tuliptree, aka tulip-poplar. Photo: N. Pederson

Epic Wetness in Greater NYC, and What Broadleaf Trees Have to Say About It

2012 is turning out to be an exceptional year in the eastern US. Starting out with what was essentially a #YearWithoutaWinter, followed by a heat wave in March, a hot summer, Macoun and Cortland apples coming in 2-3 weeks early, and the continuation of a severe drought in the Southern US that expanded¬†into the Midwest… read more

by |September 6, 2012