Fort Collins Science Center

Ecosystem Change and Disturbance

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Date published: May 5, 2016
Status: Active

Western Mountain Initiative: Colorado

Mountain ecosystems of the western U.S. provide irreplaceable goods and services such as water, wood, biodiversity, and recreational opportunities, but their potential responses to anticipated climatic changes are poorly understood. The overarching objective of the Western Mountain Initiative (WMI) is to understand and predict the responses, emphasizing sensitivities, thresholds, resistance,...