Learn how climate change affects wildlife
PABLO — The Lake County Democrats will sponsor a program on climate change and how it is affecting Montana wildlife Wednesday, April 27 at the Johnny Arlee-Victor Charlo Theater on the Salish Kootenai College campus in Pablo. There will be a brief social gathering at 6:30 p.m. with the program beginning at 7 p.m.
The featured speaker is Dr. Bob Ream, professor emeritus of Wildlife Biology at the University of Montana, where he served for 28 years. Most recently Ream chaired the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Commission from 2009-2013. He is currently a board member of the Montana Environmental Information Center.
Kari Eneas, a wildlife biologist with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, will also be presenting and talking about local wildlife species impacted by climate change. She will give a brief overview of the climate change research and mitigation efforts the tribe is currently implementing on the Flathead Indian Reservation in their wildlife management program. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call 406-883-5908 for more information.