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141 Posts


Natural Environment

Land
 
34
Ocean / Sea
 
32
Land Mammals
 
25
Weather
 
23
Fish
 
16
Marine Mammals
 
16
Surface Waters / Wetlands
 
14
Birds
 
8
Invertebrates
 
5
Plants / Kelp
 
5
Air
 
4
Groundwater
 
2
Atmosphere
 
1
Fungi
 
1
Insects
 
1
Microbes
 
1
Reptiles
 
1

Unusual or Unexpected Event

Death / Die-off / Decline
 
26
Extreme Temperature
 
15
Extreme Precipitation
 
14
Permafrost Change
 
14
Ice / Snow Change
 
13
Pollution
 
10
Deformity / Disease / Injury
 
8
Unusual Range / Sighting
 
7
Glacier Change
 
6
Unusual Size / Abundance
 
5
Debris / Trash
 
5
Landslide / Avalanche
 
5
Algal Bloom
 
4
Flooding / Draining
 
4
Physical or Chemical Change
 
3
Sea/Land Level Change
 
3
Storm Surge
 
3
Fire
 
3
Drought
 
2
Erosion
 
2
Extreme Wind
 
2
Infestation
 
2
Rain on Snow
 
2
Pathogen
 
2
Eruption
 
2
Unusual Animal Behavior
 
1
Seasonal Timing
 
1

Impact on Human Environment

Food Security
 
38
Safety
 
29
Cultural Impact
 
23
Economic Impact
 
21
Energy
 
17
Harvest Change
 
17
Buildings
 
16
Transportation
 
15
Human Health
 
9
Fisheries
 
8
Air Quality
 
6
Sports / Recreation
 
6
Communication
 
5
Conflict
 
5
Water Security
 
5
Water Management
 
5
TOURISM
 
4
Displacement
 
2
Pets
 
2
Relocation
 
2
Sanitation
 
2
Aquaculture
 
1
Livestock
 
1

Year

107 34
 
 
2023 2024

Month

27 7 22 36 27 22
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jan Feb Sep Oct Nov Dec

Season

FALL
 
17
WINTER
 
8

Country

United States
 
53
Canada
 
10
Russia
 
3
Iceland
 
2
Norway
 
2
Brazil
 
1
Ireland
 
1
Sweden
 
1
United Kingdom
 
1