PAWS-On-Science Outreach! April 2013

PAWS-On-Science Outreach! April 2013

(Or, how some Velcro, crayons, and enthusiasm can go a long way to engage kids in science). Like many ecologists (and ecologists-in-training), members of the Olden Lab spend a good deal of time dissecting complex ideas in ecology and statistics. Although the work is...
Pine Lake Invasive Crayfish Removal

Pine Lake Invasive Crayfish Removal

Washington State is host to several aquatic invasive species, which pose significant threats to local ecosystems. Of significant concern is the recently introduced red swamp crayfish, (Procambarus clarkii). The substantial ecological effects of red swamp crayfish and...
Spring BioBlitz: Fort Huachuca, Arizona

Spring BioBlitz: Fort Huachuca, Arizona

In May of 2012, a group of volunteers braved the heat to assist with an intensive survey for Canyon treefrog (H. arenicolor, pictured right) in the Fort Huachuca area of southern Arizona. These intensive surveys which usually rely on help from a large group of...