How did the warm fall impact the natural world?

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How did the warm fall impact the natural world?

Weather affects river levels, animal behavior, bird migrations, plant life
Dave Sugnet fly-fishes in the Animas River on Dec. 9 in Durango, when daytime temperatures reached the low 50s. The lack of precipitation in Southwest Colorado this fall has left rivers near all-time lows.
With warm temperatures during the day and cold temperatures at night, the bottom of a river – rather than the top – can start to freeze, which can impact fish eggs incubating in the gravelly river bottom.
Dave Sugnet fly-fishes in the Animas River on Dec. 9 in Durango, when daytime temperatures reached the low 50s. Warm, dry weather this fall affected plants and animals across Southwest Colorado.

How did the warm fall impact the natural world?

Dave Sugnet fly-fishes in the Animas River on Dec. 9 in Durango, when daytime temperatures reached the low 50s. The lack of precipitation in Southwest Colorado this fall has left rivers near all-time lows.
With warm temperatures during the day and cold temperatures at night, the bottom of a river – rather than the top – can start to freeze, which can impact fish eggs incubating in the gravelly river bottom.
Dave Sugnet fly-fishes in the Animas River on Dec. 9 in Durango, when daytime temperatures reached the low 50s. Warm, dry weather this fall affected plants and animals across Southwest Colorado.
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