Workshop on Participatory Modeling of Social-Ecological Systems Begins!

Our workshop on “Participatory Modeling of Mountain Social-Ecological Systems” at the Rock Springs Resort, Bend, Oregon has begun! The workshop is led by Anne Nolin, Jessica Thorn, Julia Klein, Robin Reid, & Catherine Tucker. The broader objectives this workshop are to explore and evaluate transdisciplinary modeling frameworks for mountains, to identify relevant questions and scenarios [...]

By | 2017-05-04T13:29:15+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Categories: Home Page Featured, Mountain Sentinels Blog, Workshops|

Introducing Virtual Coffee!

The spring semester is winding down here in Colorado.  Across campus, students and faculty are attending final classes, participating in thesis defenses, and scheduling some of the last regular meetings of the academic year. During this busy time of the semester, I tend to walk from one appointment to the other accompanied by my trusty [...]

By | 2016-11-16T10:46:08+00:00 May 19th, 2016|Categories: Mountain Sentinels Blog, Workshops|Tags: , |

Early Career Mountain Sentinels

In an effort to attract new, young minds to the Mountain Sentinels network, we created the Early Career Mountain Sentinels group, which began as a brief cocktails and tapas event at Perth III this past October.  If the venue was a bit small, and if the meatballs ran out far too soon, that is only [...]

By | 2016-11-16T10:47:36+00:00 December 16th, 2015|Categories: International Network, Mountain Sentinels Blog, Mountain Sustainability, Workshops|

Mountain researchers and stakeholders gather in Serre Chevalier, France!

Welcome to the Mountain Sentinels blog!  We are excited to welcome participants to our first workshop on “Transdisciplinary Approaches to Mountain Sustainability”, held 30 June to 3 July in Serre Chevalier, France.  Participants include researchers and stakeholders from mountain regions around the world.  We are just starting to gather here today.  Check in later for [...]