"Room to Roam: Current Research in the North Cascades”
Presented by Roger Christophersen,Wildlife Biologist,North Cascades Nat. Park
Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 Social; 7:30 Program
Padilla Bay Interpretive Center
10441 Bayview Edison Road
Mt. Vernon, Washington
Roger Christophersen has over 25 years of experience researching and monitoring a diversity of wildlife species in the North Cascades mountain range. His primary work has been on endangered, threatened, rare, sensitive, and keystone mammal and bird species including forest carnivores, bats, American pikas and hoary marmots. He currently serves on local and regional Wildlife Working Group Committees, Citizen Advisory Councils and is actively engaged with various community outreach programs. He is an avid mountaineer and backcountry skier.
With a view from the frontlines, Roger will present an overview of what's going on in our backyard with such projects as fisher reintroduction, wolf recolonization, and marmot predation studies.