dry season

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one of the two seasons in tropical climates

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March until May is the usual dry season in the western Philippines, which includes the Ilocos region, Central Luzon, Southern Tagalog, Metro Manila and Western Visayas.
He stressed that the effect of dry season is expected to be strong during the month of April until May.
5 months of the year, when they shed all their leaves at the end of the dry season or beginning of the rainy season, and immediately replace them within a few days (Janzen and Waterman, 1984).
In separate analyses, during the dry season there was a negative correlation between the number of new colonies and humidity (rs = -0.
Nasa's Terra and Aqua satellites make daily observations over the huge Amazon forests and the research team investigated why previous satellite images seemed to show the forests became greener during the dry season June to October.
Calves selected for feed with lower CP content in dry season compared to wet season.
We sampled four periods over two years: July 30-31, 2003 (wet season 2003); November 11-12, 2004 (early dry season 2004); February 11-12, 2005 (peak dry season 2005); and September 20-21, 2005 (peak wet season 2005).
While in Brazil, he lived on a plantation close to a backwater town almost identical to S[sz]o Tiago, where much of the action in his debut novel, Dry Season, is set.
Inspection of the values of the temperature of the water sample showed that rainy season temperatures of Ekulu River were higher than dry season ones.
They concluded that, after controlling for phylogenetic effects, seasonal breeding was significantly related to the annual amount of precipitation at a site, but not to the duration of the dry season.
Water and Energy Minister Gibran Bassil dove 30 meters under sea water to check fresh water fountains which could be used as a vital source during dry season in Lebanon.
Warmer conditions increase the length of the summer dry season and decrease the snowpack that provides much of the water for the growing season.
In the same study it was found that during the hot dry season transmission was interrupted in Mambrui and was very low in Jaribuni (9).
For so many years during the dry season we have faced difficulties in finding drinking water when the river was dry," he said.