Research at the FCFC
Professor Brian Chaffin is part of a UM team using remote sensing to better understand Montana's agricultural lands and drought, with a new grant from NASA.
Professor Phil Higuera and colleagues will reconstruct the causes and ecosystem impacts of large wildfires in the Rocky Mountains over the past 2,500 years, with a new grant from the National Science Foundation.
A WBIO alum and professor Andrew Larson are co-authors on new research that provides insights into why tree diversity is higher in the tropics compared to more northern latitudes.
Natalie Dawson found that the elusive American pine marten might be more diverse than originally thought. The forests may harbor two distinct species of the mammal.