Congratulations to Andrew Stillman, a PhD student in EEB, for best student paper at The Wildlife Society Conference
Dr. Nathan found that patch area and catchment area were the best predictors of Brook Trout genetic diversity
Summer use of thermal refuges by Brown Trout in the Housatonic River, CT is common, yet necessary, for survival during most years. We are launching an investigation into exactly how these refuges are used and what that means for Brown Trout populations now and into the future.
Forest managers have nearly stopped harvesting trees within wetlands, because large equipment damages wetlands soils and water quality. It’s a conservation success story. Yet- are these forested wetlands healthy?