Backyard Almanac: the month of flood and fire

Apr 5, 2019

Red-tailed hawk
Credit ©Lisa Johnson

Larry Weber and the National Weather Service agree: it's a "nice healthy melt" in the Northland for the most part.

But April, he reminds us, is not just a month of floods; since nothing is really greened-up yet,  it can also be a month of fire danger.

(Speaking of phenology, here's what we were talking about on Backyard Almanac last year at this time!)