Future Scenarios Tool User Cases
Case 1: How might heat accumulation increase during the season and what are the implications for corn production?View the user case (coming soon)
Case 2: How might changes in the length of the growing season affect the feasibility of double cropping?
Case 3: How might the risk of damaging springtime cold temperatures change in the future?
Case 4: How might the date of first fall freeze change in the future and what are the implications for vinifera grape production in Michigan?
Case 5: What are some of the implications for tourism of changes in the length of sequences of wet days?
Case 6: How might the requirements for air conditioning change in the future and what are the implications for energy use?
Photo Source: (From top) Bob Nichols, USDA; Keith Weller, USDA; Fotognome, Flickr; LifeShadows' photos, Flickr; National Park Service