When the environment changes, why do some species survive and others vanish? We seek answers to this question in the past and present traces left by the four closely related members of the charismatic Callipepla quail.
The Mao is an endangered bird found only in Samoa. As little as 200 indviduals may remain in the wild. Our research aims to determine why this species is declining so appropriate conservation action can take place.
The gopher tortoise, a threatened species in Florida, is considered a keystone species because it provides habitat for other animals in their burrows. Trail cameras will help capture footage of these mysterious visitors.