March 12, 2015
If you’ve ever listened to a forest in the spring, the sound you hear is dozens of birds singing and calling to one another: sending and receiving signals with sound. It may sound like just noise to some, but there is an underlying pattern. It turns out that you could say the same thing when looki [...]
May 1, 2015
The Alberta Ferruginous Hawk population has declined dramatically since the 1990s, and climate change has been identified as a factor that could hamper this species' recovery. This report summarizes the potential effects of climate change on Ferruginous Hawks and explores the adaptive responses that could be used to help this species persist in a changing climate. view pdf
April 28, 2015
Projected changes in distribution for 15 Alberta grassland songbirds in response to climate change to the end of the century. view pdf
Predicting the effects of climate change on Alberta’s species and ecosystems.
Identifying relationships between today’s climate and Alberta’s biodiversity and testing tools that could mitigate climate change vulnerabilities.
Exploring ways to incorporate new knowledge about climate change impacts on biodiversity into planning and decision-making.