Thursday, March 21, 2013

Drazkowski presents at national conference

On Wednesday, March 14, Barry Drazkowski presented at the week-long George Wright Society Biannual national conference. The society is the science and research forum primarily for the National Park Service, although they have significant participation through other Department of Interior meetings. Drazkowski presented on, "Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment for Badlands National Park."  The presentation summarized the SMU Badlands Climate Change assessment; its downscaled climate modeling; ecological community, species, and ecological process methodologies; and cultural resource vulnerability assessment.