Sierra Nevada Research Institute Research Symposium

Location: 
Kolligian Library 232
Date: 
Monday, February 29, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
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UC Merced SNRI symposimUC 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.