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Relating Late-Quaternary Plant and Animal Distriutions to Past and Future Climate

Category: Higher Ed Coursework
Contributor: Samantha Kaplan
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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Project Description

A guided activity for students to explore the relationship between climate and plant and animal distributions in the past, present, and future. Students use the Neotoma Paleoecology Database, USDA Climate Change Tree Atlas, USGS Atlas of Relations Between Climatic Parameters and Distributions of Important Trees and Shrubs in North America (Professional Paper 1650 A/B), and climate model output.

Project Link

http://serc.carleton.edu/neotoma/activities/121245.html