Climate Ghosts: Migratory Species in the Anthropocene
Visiting Lecturer Nancy Langston, PhD
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Environmental historian Nancy Langston explores how climate change and the legacies of settler colonialism threaten the future of wildlife in the Anthropocene. She focuses on three “ghost species” in the Great Lakes watershed—woodland caribou, common loons, and lake sturgeon. Ghost species are those that have not gone completely extinct, although they may be extirpated from a particular area......