Patrick Cross

Patrick Cross

Dec 29, 2017

Group 6 Copy 246
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Otters are immigrating to the Greater Yellowstone’s historically fishless Beartooth Plateau as a side effect of sport fish stocking as well as climate change. As an “invasive species” in this alpine environment, these predators could have serious consequences for native species. Our team of citizen scientists will collect data on this new population for monitoring and hypothesis testing, and we will share results through both technical and popular formats.


    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Does increasing enrichment complexity for bears encourage them to work harder for their food?

    Food abundance, delivery schedules, and other external factors affect animal behavior in zoos, especially...

    Biological control of the mosquito Aedes aegypti

    The mosquito A. aegypti is the main vector for dengue and zika viruses. This mosquito has developed resistance...

    Community-based Leishmaniasis research in Sri Lanka

    Leishmaniasisis a neglected tropical parasitic diseases in the world and is spread by the bite of sand flies...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 49 people