What climate change looks like in backyards across Minnesota

Northern Minnesota warming faster
Northern Minnesota warming faster
Jaime Chismar for MPR News

Climate change is reshaping backyards across Minnesota. Farmers in Princeton including John Mesko report seeing increases in soil erosion due to more intense rain events while gardeners in Duluth are enjoying a longer growing season for their tomatoes.

Backyard observations on a changing climate

Members of the MPR News Public Insight Network shared what changes they are seeing.

Are you seeing examples of climate change in your backyard? Share your observations in the comments.

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