Fifteen years ago, the Save Our Snow website was created to raise money for saving skiing from global warming.

Access the GreenSnow Database

Last year they reported on this peer reviewed article saying snow cover has decreased in the Northern Hemisphere since 1980.

39 Year Study Finds Snow Cover Decrease

I plotted the data out, and found out that there has been no trend in Northern Hemisphere snow cover since 1980.

https://climate.rutgers.edu/snowcover/files/moncov.nhland.txt

But during the six months surrounding the winter solstice, snow cover has greatly increased.

Rutgers University Climate Lab :: Global Snow Lab

Rutgers University Climate Lab :: Global Snow Lab

The ski industry was booming until government shut it down last year. Colorado resorts had record snowfall during February 2020, only to be shut down by the governor during March.

Copper Mountain breaks records for February snowfall

via Real Climate Science

Posted on February 22, 2021 by tonyheller

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February 22, 2021 at 02:58PM