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DC’s iconic cherry trees could hit a record-early peak bloom

Over the past century, the historical average peak bloom date at the Tidal Basin has been April 4, but records show it's been coming earlier than usual in recent decades.

Washington’s famed tidal basin and cherry trees face rising waters
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Washington’s famed tidal basin and cherry trees face rising waters

Washington, D.C.'s Tidal Basin, flanked by rows of the city's celebrated cherry trees, is facing a growing threat from rising seas and land subsidence.

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Turning the tide of rising waters in National Mall

"All of this area that's like beach now … it had cherry trees."

‘Endangered’: National Mall Tidal Basin added to list of at-risk historic places
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‘Endangered’: National Mall Tidal Basin added to list of at-risk historic places

A crumbling sea wall, frequent flooding and overcrowding have landed iconic stretch of Washington, D.C.’s National Mall on a new list of at-risk historic places.
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