Climate Change in Alaska: Impacts on the Entomofauna

Speaking: Derek SIkes, University of Alaska Museum

Event Type: Webinars and Virtual Events

When: 2 October 2018

Where: Online: 10:00 am AKDT, 2:00 pm EDT

More information: 
https://accap.uaf.edu/insects

Summary

The University of Alaska Museum Insect Collection is a biorepository for vouchers from varied projects throughout the state. A number of examples of possible and potential climate change impacts on the terrestrial invertebrates of Alaska will be presented. These will cover various taxa including snow-field associated rove beetles, butterflies, ants, and earthworms. This work will be put in a global context.