January 21, 2022 11:00am
Presenter: Kendall Calhoun (PhD candidate), UC Berkley
More frequent megafires threaten some of California’s most valuable and biodiverse ecosystems. Oak woodlands support a wide array of ecosystem services and wildlife, but the potential short and long term effects on native wildlife populations are not well understood. We use a combination of biodiversity monitoring tools to understand how wildlife communities recover and persist following extreme wildfires.