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Web of Science turns up some 143 papers on 'cicada emergence' across all search fields. There are a dozen or so that focus on the impact of the emergence on various predators, and a variety that focus more on the impact of the emergent biomass on the environment. Lets start with a review article from 1995 by Williams and Simon. Here they state Possibly the ...


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The layering system refers to technical properties, not to individual, single items of clothing. base layer: something wicking moisture away from you insulation: something keeping warm air around you water/windproof: something keeping water and wind out Those can be omitted when not necessary, combined, when relevant, or multiplied if needed. For example, ...


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For extreme cold, I will put more emphasis on the extremities. For example, I might add: Thin gloves as inner liners to gloves or mitts. Skull cap or headband under regular hat. Thin inner sock under heavier outer sock. Bandana, gaiter, or similar to cover neck and face. Goggles for windy conditions. Keeping hands warm is always my biggest challenge, and ...


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