Trending Pikas? On the Potential Loss of an Alpine Icon
Dr. Chris Ray has studied a variety of plants and animals, using quantitative methods to model population dynamics. She is a research associate of the University of Colorado-Boulder and The Institute for Bird Populations, and has studied pikas for over 30 years. In 2010, she began the Pikas-in-Peril study in Rocky Mountain National Park, combining research with education and outreach to broaden the discussion on potential impacts of climate change.