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Global Warming Forces Major Change in Behavior of a Common Animal.
Normally I don't get alarmist about climate change, but this is a real serious though unintended consequence of climate change that we all need to be aware of.
Climate change pushes Groundhog Day to January
The town of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania has announced that it is pushing Groundhog Day forward eight days to January 25, in recognition of the impact climate change has had in western Pennsylvania. The change is based on analysis from the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), whose scientists have determined that spring has come an average of eight days earlier to the region since 1997.
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