Gonzalez discussed the effects of climate change on Yosemite National Park.
The Parks Stewardship Forum highlights interdisciplinary research and knowledge on place-based conservation.
University of California, Berkeley, scientist Patrick Gonzalez spoke to the U.S. Congress last week on impacts and solutions to human-caused climate change in national parks. Dr. Gonzalez is a faculty affiliate of the Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity and an Associate Adjunct Professor in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management.
UC Berkeley Professors Soloman Hsiang, George Roderick, and Patrick Gonzalez share environmental expertise in DC.
The Institute for Parks, People and Biodiversity has entered into an agreement with the George Wright Society to co-publish the Parks Stewardship Forum, a free on-line journal on the science and management of natural and cultural resources in protected areas around the world. The forum is calling for papers to publish in the inaugural issue.
"The Institute for Parks, People and Biodiversity has the opportunity to build a program of conservation of national parks that will foster national pride in China, putting conservation of their parks in every classroom and potentially affecting the biodiversity of China as well as the planet. "