Phenological sensitivity to temperature changes
The earlier a spring event occurred, the stronger the effect of temperature. Phenophase groups included: (b0) Farmers activities, (b1) Spring and summer with different leafing, shooting and flowering phases, (b2) Autumn fruit ripening and (b3) Leaf colouring of deciduous trees in fall.
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe's environment.
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