This fall, the children of Maureen and Chris Welcker started a new year of school, but last year at that time, they were preparing for a different family adventure with a plan to visit as many national parks as possible. On this episode of Elemental Idaho (rebroadcast from earlier this year), we talked about their yearlong adventure to visit … Continue reading
On this program, US Forest Service fisheries biologist Dan Isaak will join us. He is leading a project to create an aquatic species map for rivers and streams in the western US. He says such a map could help with land management decisions and deciding where to spend limited money and resources.
Scott Hauser, director of the Upper Snake River Tribes, is leading an effort to conduct a climate change vulnerability assessment for the four tribes his organization represents, and the Upper Snake River Watershed. He’ll join us to talk about the project and what they’ve learned so far.