Received MT NASA Space Grant Research Initiation Award


University of Montana Western Assistant Professor of Geology, Geochemistry and Climate Science, Spruce Schoenemann has been awarded a research grant from the Montana NASA Space Grant Consortium.
Titled “Precipitation Isotope Ratios and Tree-ring based Snowpack Relationships to inform Paleoclimate Reconstructions from Lake Sediment Cores,” this twelve-month research project aims to create a climate reconstruction based on isotope data collected from lake sediments, cross-referenced with tree ring records to provide an idea of the past climate and snowpack in Southwestern Montana going back up to 10,000 years. Full article available here.

The University of Montana Western 

Dillon, MT 59725

w.umwestern.edu/department/environmental-sciences/

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