Addressing Climate Change in Montana and the Importance of New Partnerships Between Religious Leaders, Faith Communities, and Scientists

Wed, Sep 4, 12:00 pm
126 Barnard Hall
Speaker Name: 
Anne Carlson
The Wilderness Society

Anne Carlson is the Senior Climate Adaptation Specialist with The Wilderness Society, where she seeks to build resilience to the impacts of our changing climate in partnership with Montana’s tribal communities, religious leaders, agency staff, conservation partners, regional scientists, and the general public - all based on the best available science and at the scale of entire landscapes.  Prior to joining The Wilderness Society in 2009, Anne spent 15 years developing research and conservation projects on numerous carnivore, elephant, primate, and antelope species across sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia with her colleagues at Cambridge University and the San Diego Zoo. She is a Fulbright Scholar and earned Master’s and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 1995 and 2000, respectively.  She and her husband live with way too many animals in Choteau, Montana.


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