2013 course offerings that will apply toward a Climate Change Studies minor
A ten-day, two-credit field course in Montana's Crown of the Continent (CCS 352) studying climate change impacts to mountain ecosystems, forests, and agricultural lands, as well as different mitigation and adaptation responses. This field course is supported through a USDA Higher Education Challenge grant designed to support the training of leaders in climate change and natural resources through experiential and field-based learning.
Glacier National Park: Glaciers & Wildlife
August 16: Carlyn Anderson, How Cliché
Swan Valley: Forest Change & WetlandsAugust 19: Becca Boslough, The Dirt on Soils
August 19: Joel Zoch, How to Build Resilience?
August 20: Isaac Miller, Disturbed Ecology
August 20: Erika Foster, A Walk in the Woods with an Ecologist's Eye
August 21: Sarah Sinnema, Gaining an Understanding
August 21: Sperry Desrosier, Aquatics with Andrea
August 22: Travis Tzioumis, Managing, to Save our Forests
August 22: Joel Zoch, Biomass Buzz
Blackfoot Valley: Ranching, Collaboratives & Policy
August 23: Erika Foster, From the Hectic Hill to Majestic Mountains