National Wildlife Federation’s Climate Capsule: April 20, 2010, and Allergy-Free Gardening

Allergy-Free Gardening Book Cover

March was the warmest month of March on NASA or NOAA records, and one of the roughest on allergy sufferers. Which is my cue to tell you about one of my favorite gardening books, Tom Ogren’s Allergy-Free Gardening. I don’t suffer from allergies, but found this book a fascinating read and enlightening on many fronts. ~ JB

See also the National Wildlife Federation’s report on allergies: NWF.org/allergies

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NWF allergy projections and protections

NationalWildlife — April 13, 2010 — http://www.nwf.org/extremeweather – The last thing allergy sufferers want to hear is that their allergies are about to get worse. NWF’s Climate Scientist Dr. Amanda Staudt examines the data on how changing climates and global warming will affect the plants that give us so much to sneeze about.

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Quite literally, while I was preparing this post …

a Wood Tick crawled over my wrist (Dermacentor variabilis). Nice. Very nice.

Here is a video from the National Wildlife Federation that seeks to get the public’s attention to a growing presence of undesirable insects, plants, and diseases. Read more here.

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