Recent news and events
January 18: Alex Killion and Abby Sage present their research at the Biology Department's Graduate Proposal Seminar. Alex's PhD proposal is titled, "Mechanisms and Indicators of Human Adaptations to Grizzly Bears in the American West" and Abby's MS proposal is, "A socio-ecological approach for evaluating grizzly bear habitat in Idaho and Montana."
Jan 16: New paper "Conservation professionals agree on challenges to coexisting with large carnivores but not on solutions" is published in Biological Conservation.
Jan 12: New paper "Climate change, cattle, and the challenge of sustainability in a telecoupled system in Africa" from Tara Easter and Alex Killion with Neil Carter is published in Ecology and Society.
December 20: Abby Sage's essay wins second place ($500 award!) in TRUE-U Scholarship program
November 30: Lab students Abby Sage and Tara Easter attend the Yellowstone Grizzly Coordinating Committee meetings in Chico, Montana, and work in a trip to Yellowstone National Park to talk wolves, too!
October 11-13: Neil Carter in Cambodia for WWF-led workshop on "Science and Law Enforcement".
October 1-3: Kate Markham and Neil Carter attend the Light and Sound Wildlife Meeting in Fort Collins, Colorado.
September 24: Tara Easter and Neil Carter attend the "Cat Summit" during the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival.
September 19: Alex Killion presents new research idea and Kate Markham presents Master's research at the Human-Environment Systems Weekly Seminar.
September 12: Tara Easter presents preliminary findings on the space and movement of a carnivore community adjacent Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique at the Human-Environment Systems Weekly Seminar.
August 20: Tara Easter returns from a summer of field work in Mozambique.
August 16: Welcome new members to the Conservation & Coexistence Group, Kate Markham and Abby Sage.
August 15-25: Alex Killion is awarded funding and attends the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center's course, "Bayesian Modeling for Socio-Environmental Data 2017."