Posted by: Sandy Steinman | October 14, 2018

How Drought Impacts Carrizo Plain

University of Washington News Release

California plain shows surprising winners and losers from prolonged drought

“The Carrizo Plain is one of the global hotspots of endangered species, with endangered species at every trophic level: plants, rodents, carnivores,” said lead author Laura Prugh, a UW assistant professor of quantitative wildlife sciences, part of the UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences. “It also is an ideal laboratory to see how an exceptional climate event affects a whole ecosystem.”

Read story at  California plain shows surprising winners and losers from prolonged drought | UW News


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