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41 Posts


Natural Environment

Birds
 
11 27%
Ocean / Sea
 
9 22%
Fish
 
7 17%
Surface Waters / Wetlands
 
5 12%
Land
 
4 10%
Air
 
2 5%
Groundwater
 
2 5%
Marine Mammals
 
2 5%
Weather
 
2 5%
Atmosphere
 
1 2%
Invertebrates
 
1 2%
Land Mammals
 
1 2%

Unusual or Unexpected Event

Death / Die-off / Decline
 
15 37%
Deformity / Disease / Injury
 
9 22%
Pathogen
 
5 12%
Extreme Temperature
 
4 10%
Unusual Animal Behavior
 
2 5%
Drought
 
2 5%
Extreme Precipitation
 
2 5%
Permafrost Change
 
2 5%
Pollution
 
2 5%
Seasonal Timing
 
2 5%
Fire
 
2 5%
Physical or Chemical Change
 
1 2%
Flooding / Draining
 
1 2%
Glacier Change
 
1 2%
Sinkhole / Crater
 
1 2%
Ice / Snow Change
 
1 2%
Thunderstorm
 
1 2%
Cyclone / Hurricane
 
1 2%

Impact on Human Environment

Food Security
 
13 32%
Safety
 
10 24%
Cultural Impact
 
5 12%
Fisheries
 
5 12%
Human Health
 
5 12%
Economic Impact
 
4 10%
Transportation
 
4 10%
Harvest Change
 
3 7%
Sports / Recreation
 
3 7%
Water Security
 
2 5%
Water Management
 
2 5%
Burial Site
 
1 2%
Conflict
 
1 2%
Energy
 
1 2%
Buildings
 
1 2%
Sanitation
 
1 2%
TOURISM
 
1 2%

Month

7 7 5 3 5 11 3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Season

WINTER
 
14
SUMMER
 
9
SPRING
 
6

Country

United States
 
18
Canada
 
2
Russia
 
2
Iceland
 
1
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
 
1