However, last year when I returned home for Winter Break from Penn and walked outside of Union Station, the first thing I noticed was how warm it was outside. It felt like spring and I was very concerned right away because I thought about how hot it was the past summer.
I don’t know if I should dress warmly or wear something that won’t make me sweat all day.
Suddenly a thought comes unbidden.
This will be gone soon too.
Every year it feels like I’m seeing the trees change later, and when spring comes around and I see either dead trees or trees that have been green for a while I just think about how I might be one of the last generations to experience this.
Mainly, the sounds of animals have diminished
Ohio was home for the first eighteen years of my life. Since leaving it, however, it has become refuge.
I see the climate changing in winter, three weeks ago there was little snow on the ground…
Hot summers, cold winters, heavy rainfalls.
More severe temperature change, more severe weather events…
I’m seeing more yo-yo weather. For example, heavy snow in the winter…
climate change hits me in the face every time I open the door to walk to class and it…
Changing rainfall patterns
Colder winters–> due to Arctic warming