Climate Change & Forest Change - Impact on Our Waters
Dr. John Pomeroy discussed the changes in mountain snow and glacial regimes that are rapidly occurring in many parts of the world and how this is already impacting downstream water security. He discussed downstream water management of mountain forests, changes that have occurred in the Bow River Basin and possible ways to mitigate these changes.
Beavers In Our Landscape
Lorne Fitch presented on the Beaver and how these natural engineers and dam builders can be aggravating and helpful, costly and beneficial depending on one's perspective, interest and understanding. This presentation included information on beaver biology and ecology, their role in watershed function and health and thoughts on beaver management.