21 Feb '12, 4pm

Good News Bad News With Climate Change: Vermont's winter and summer temperatures are both rising. Source: Alan B...

Good News Bad News With Climate Change: Vermont's winter and summer temperatures are both rising. Source: Alan B...

During these spring-like days in mid-February in Vermont, it's hard not to think about climate change. It's been reaching the mid- and upper-40s over the past few weeks in a winter that really isn't. Yes, this particular year might be an anomaly (after all, Europe is experiencing record cold this winter), but increasingly, scientists believe the long-term trend is clearly warming. The good news with a warmer-than-normal winter in a cold climate is that homeowners save a lot on heating costs and, with a lack of snow, municipalities spend less for snow removal. Sure the ski and tourism industries suffers from winter-deficit, but at least we same some money. In Vermont, warmer temperatures aren't just a future possibility; the trend has been pretty clearly demonstrated over the past half-century. In the fifty-year span from 1960 to 2010, the average summer temperature in Verm...

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