Sierra Nevada Research Institute Research Symposium
UC Merced Research Week
Adapting to changes in Climate: Mountains, Rivers, People, Wildlife
Roger Bales, Professor and SNRI Director -- Introduction
Tom Harmon, Professor -- Snow, Seepage, and Salmon: Analyzing the trade-offs between river restoration, artificial recharge and agriculture in California's Central Valley.
Emmanuel Vincent, Project Scientist -- Climate Feedback: Bringing the scientific community to assess the credibility of climate change media coverage.
Dan Edwards, Assistant Professor -- Reptiles and climate change from Australia and the Galapagos to the San Joaquin Valley.
Tapan Pathak, Research Scientists and Extension Specialist -- Understanding the gaps between farmers' decision making needs and climate model outputs.
Followed by moderated discussion. Food and refreshments provided.