Wetland Plant Bloom Period - Prince Edward Island

Wetland Plant Bloom Period - Prince Edward Island Plant Watch is a national program which has been incorporated into ecological integrity monitoring in PEI National Park. The program adds to understanding of how common plant phenology is responding to climate change. PEI National Park monitors the first bloom Julian dates of five species within the wetland and coastal ecosystems: Bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica), Beach Pea (Lathyrus japonicus), Wildrose (Rosa virginiana), Rhodora (Rhododendron canadense), and Labrador Tea (Ledum groenlandicum). 2020-03-24 Parks Canada Paul.giroux@canada.ca Nature and EnvironmentPEI National ParkPlantWatchfirst bloombunchberryCornus CanadensisstarflowerTrientalis borealisred mapleAcer rubrumEastern larchLarix laricinaplant phenologyclimate change Wetland Plant Bloom Period - Prince Edward Island - DataCSV https://124gc.sharepoint.com/:x:/s/external/_layouts/15/download.aspx/ETruQFPt0mVDhoIUVcEbSDcBdVm_9qHRguSeXZzq3UXxJQ Wetland Plant Bloom Period - Prince Edward Island - Data DictionaryCSV https://124gc.sharepoint.com/:x:/s/external/_layouts/15/download.aspx/EdlZBlhrfSxBngpNWzPSpNYBrFp0PEwtTJ-s-n3arI36CQ?e=DimDpU

Plant Watch is a national program which has been incorporated into ecological integrity monitoring in PEI National Park. The program adds to understanding of how common plant phenology is responding to climate change. PEI National Park monitors the first bloom Julian dates of five species within the wetland and coastal ecosystems: Bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica), Beach Pea (Lathyrus japonicus), Wildrose (Rosa virginiana), Rhodora (Rhododendron canadense), and Labrador Tea (Ledum groenlandicum).

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Prince Edward Island
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