Document Type

Biology - Student Projects

RLE Course Title

Climate Signals in Ecology

Publication Date

Spring 2024


Questions and Hypotheses

  • How has the timing of peak flow changed over time? ○ Hypothesis: Peak flow has moved earlier in the spring due to a warming climate melting snow earlier.

  • How has the variation of flow changed over time?

○ Hypothesis: Flow has grown more

variable in more recent years due to an increase in more variable precipitation patterns, especially in the spring months.



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