Looking backward, thinking forward: Perspectives of a paleoecologist

Tue, Jan 15, 7:00 pm
Museum of the Rockies - Hagar Auditorium
Speaker Name: 
Dr. Cathy Whitlock
Montana State University
Department of Earth Sciences

Dr. Cathy Whitlock will discuss the path and people that have shaped her career as a paleoecologist, the approaches that were developed during the1988 Yellowstone fires and now used around the world, and her team's discoveries about the history of fire, people, and climate in both hemispheres. The lecture precedes Whitlock’s formal induction as a member of the National Academy of Sciences at its annual meeting in the spring, an honor to which she was elected last May.


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