How do animals respond to a rapidly changing world?


What are the hidden values of wildlife to society?

How can technology transform wildlife research? 

Current areas of research

a female sitka black-tailed deer

How will deer and wolf populations respond as climate and habitat change in Alaska’s temperate rainforest?

Could cougars recolonize the east coast?

Do recolonizing carnivores provide services to human society, in addition to inflicting costs? How much is this worth?

The Aeryon Scout UAV used to do wildlife surveys

Can drones transform the way we study wildlife? And what will the effects of proliferating drones be on animals?


How do climate and human footprint affect caribou survival and reproduction? How can we sustain caribou in a changing climate?