Anticipating climate change induced biome shifts for military installations

Forest in the fall

See how military installations in the State of Illinois are being used to study potential ecosystem responses to climate change.

Presenter: 
William Hargrove for James Westervelt
US Army Corps of Engineers
Contributors: 

Videography - Ben Nieves
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length: 
13:26
Publication date: 
01/15/2012
You should gain an understanding of:: 

How military planners study when ecosystems will shift in response to climate change.

How military planners correlation clusters with current ecoystem regions and forecast future ecosystem conditions.

GAP and TNC ecoregions and use of these in ecosystems of Illinois.

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