By the Numbers – March 2015


12 – The number of hours of both daylight and darkness on March 20—the first day of spring (the vernal equinox).

1918 – The year Daylight Saving Time was signed into law, only to be repealed seven months later. It was permanently implemented in 1942.

6 – The number of spring flowers that usually bloom first: daffodils, dandelions, lilies, tulips, irises and lilac.

16 – The number of Delaware State Parks. Get out and explore!

1784 – The year Benjamin Franklin first proposed Daylight Saving Time.

2nd -The Sunday in March that the United States begins Daylight Saving Time each year.

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