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53 Posts


Natural Environment

Ocean / Sea
 
53
Marine Mammals
 
12
Invertebrates
 
11
Weather
 
7
Fish
 
6
Land
 
6
Surface Waters / Wetlands
 
5
Groundwater
 
3
Air
 
2
Land Mammals
 
2
Microbes
 
2
Plants / Kelp
 
2
Birds
 
1
Amphibians
 
1

Unusual or Unexpected Event

Death / Die-off / Decline
 
14
Ice / Snow Change
 
11
Extreme Temperature
 
7
Algal Bloom
 
6
Flooding / Draining
 
5
Pollution
 
4
Deformity / Disease / Injury
 
3
Erosion
 
3
Glacier Change
 
3
Sea/Land Level Change
 
3
Unusual Size / Abundance
 
2
Permafrost Change
 
2
Unusual Animal Behavior
 
1
Physical or Chemical Change
 
1
Extreme Precipitation
 
1
Extreme Wind
 
1
Unusual Range / Sighting
 
1
Seasonal Timing
 
1
Sinkhole / Crater
 
1
Storm Surge
 
1
Cyclone / Hurricane
 
1
Tsunami
 
1
Fire
 
1

Impact on Human Environment

Transportation
 
13
Food Security
 
12
Fisheries
 
6
Safety
 
6
Economic Impact
 
5
Harvest Change
 
4
Cultural Impact
 
3
Human Health
 
3
Buildings
 
3
Sports / Recreation
 
3
Energy
 
2
Aquaculture
 
1
Burial Site
 
1
Displacement
 
1
Sanitation
 
1

Year

36 17
 
 
2021 2022

Month

5 5 11 6 5 3 4 3 1 5 5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jan Feb Mar Apr Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Season

SPRING
 
17
WINTER
 
15
SUMMER
 
9
FALL
 
6

Country

United States
 
20
Canada
 
3
Japan
 
1
Norway
 
1
Vietnam
 
1