Department News

2012-09-25

Professor Phil Rundel and Graduate Student Erin Riordan have received a Research Opportunity Grant from the UC Office of the President

Professor Phil Rundel and EE Bio graduate student Erin Riordan have received a Research Opportunity Grant from the UC Office of the President entitled "Preserving California's Biodiversity: the Role of the UC Natural Reserve System in an Era of Global Change". The project will be developing species distribution models to assess the role that the NRS reserves will play in preserving rare and endangered species into the future under several GCM scenarios of future climate change.