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Topic: Atmospheric Trust Litigation, intergenerational equity and public trust
31-minute video of Youth plaintiff, Victoria Barrett, explaining how she came to be part of atmospheric trust litigation (ATL). ATL plaintiffs here and elsewhere are suing governments to modify climate policy. Victoria and her co-plaintiffs have filed a constitutional claim and a claim under the U.S. Public Trust Doctrine in federal court.
A constitutional framework to save our planet's environment webinar narrated by Dr. Adrian Treves.
Treves, A., Krofel, M., McManus, J. (equal co-authors). 2016. Predator control should not be a shot in the dark. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 14: 380-388. Click to access the article at the journal website but don't forget the Supplement button up top.
Blood does not buy goodwill: allowing culling increases poaching of a large carnivore. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 2016
See the video of Dr. Treves' presentation at the Wolf and Wildlife Coexistence and Conservation Initiative, which was held July 2015 at the Ho Chunk Conference Center and organized by the Ho Chunk Nation , Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf, Midwest Environmental Advocates. Also the Carnivore Coexistence Lab and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies designed and endorsed the scientific program. Also please check this site for other speakers at this first-of-its-kind conference.
Using evidence and science to inform and engage. Adrian Treves speaking on his role in the Science Advisory Board of Project Coyote.
Topic: Risk maps
The Carnivore Coexistence Lab has pioneered the use of risk maps to predict where conflicts between people and carnivores will occur. Prediction aids prevention. See a video on risk mapping and how we forecast the sites where wolves attack livestock.
Topic: Awards, and Fun Videos
video of a wolf playing with cows in Spain by A. Estrada.
video of Dr. Adrian Treves speaks with a long-tailed weasel in Yellowstone.
videos of Wisconsin black bears in experimental trials of non-lethal deterrents (black-and-white, silent films showing (1) bear response to siren and light device, and (2) bear curiosity about our camera) during our 2002 research in the field with John Shivik and Kerry Martin. Bear explores our camera. See also the article on these experiments
2003 Shivik, J.A., Treves, A., Callahan, M. Nonlethal techniques for managing predation: primary and secondary repellents. Conservation Biology 17(6): 1531-1537.
2-minute video of
Adrian accepting the Clements award for Outstanding Research & Education in August 2017.