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Webinar: Climate change, climate variability, and dcosystem response in the Great Basin

  • Rocky Mountain Research Station 5775 West Broadway Street Missoula, MT, 59808 United States (map)

Faith Ann Heinsch, Research Ecologist, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory, presents a synthesis of research on climate change in the western U.S., with new research results specific to the eastern Great Basin and options for managers to consider.

Topics include:                                                             
• Current ecosystem responses to increased temperatures and drought in the western U.S.
• Predicted future climate change for the western U.S.
• Projections for increased fire
• Impacts on public management

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