Clint Muhlfeld - "Trout in hot water: understanding climate change impacts on aquatic ecosystems in the Northern Rockies”
11:30a.m. - 12:30p.m.
College of Natural Resources Room 10
Dr. Clint Muhlfeld is a Research Aquatic Ecologist at the USGS Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center stationed in Glacier National Park, Montana, and Associate Research Professor at the University of Montana, Flathead Lake Biological Station. Clint’s applied research focuses on understanding the effects of invasive species, climate change, and habitat disturbance on the ecology and conservation of freshwater fishes and ecosystems. His research goal is to understand how aquatic species interact with physical and biological templates over space and time to advance science and to inform conservation and management, with particular focus on aquatic ecosystems of the northern Rocky Mountains, USA and Canada. Clint is currently serving as the National Fisheries Program Manager for the USGS.