Urban spring phenology in the middle temperate zone of China: dynamics and influence factors.

@article{Liang2016UrbanSP,
  title={Urban spring phenology in the middle temperate zone of China: dynamics and influence factors.},
  author={Shouzhen Liang and Ping Shi and Hongzhong Li},
  journal={International journal of biometeorology},
  year={2016},
  volume={60 4},
  pages={531-44}
}
Urbanization and its resultant urban heat island provide a means for evaluating the impact of climate warming on vegetation phenology. To predict the possible response of vegetation phenology to rise of temperature, it is necessary to investigate factors influencing vegetation phenology in different climate zones. The start of growing season (SOS) in seven cities located in the middle temperate humid, semi-humid, semi-arid, and arid climate zones in China was extracted based on satellite… CONTINUE READING

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