Category: Field Experiences

Summer 2015 on the Colville River delta

I spent the summer of 2015 assisting the USGS with some amazing fieldwork on the Colville River delta! The project I helped collect data for was looking at how phenological shifts caused┬áby climate change are affecting Arctic-breeding shorebirds and waterfowl. One of my favorite…

Summer 2014 Research Project: How are harvester ants affecting vegetation in a sagebrush-steppe ecosystem?

During the summer of 2014, I worked on a team of three undergraduate students (myself, Katey Huggler, and Emily Brown) and one graduate student (Joe Holbrook) in southwestern Idaho as a part of the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at the University of Idaho….