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Subject: You are invited:  United States Geological Survey (USGS) Lecture:  Wildlife Response to Climate Chan

You are invited:  Wildlife Response to Climate Change
Wednesday, April 16, 2016
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Teleconference:  703-648-4848, 63034#

Rachel Carson Room
U.S Department of the Interior Museum
1849 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20240

Using the American pika as a model, scientists illustrate the ways by which climate change affects wildlife in some of the most protected, but least understood ecosystems in the western United States.

  • American pika (Ochotona princeps) modeling  illustrates how climate change affects wildlife and habitat
  • Wildlife and microclimate data collected for 9 years
  • 13 federal and state agencies and institutions participated
  • 72-90% of the most protected areas are in the western U.S., and are the least understood

Dr. Erik Beever, Research Ecologist, Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center <>
Friday, March 28, 2014

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