Dr. Dave Sauchyn is Director of the Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative at the University of Regina. His main research interests are 1) the climate and hydrology of the past millennium and how this knowledge of the past can inform our understanding of future climate and water supplies, and 2) planned adaption to minimize the adverse impacts of climate change on the natural capital of western Canada. During 2011-16, Dave co-directed an interdisciplinary study of the vulnerability of agricultural communities to climate extremes in Chile, Argentina, Colombia and Brazil and the Canadian Prairies. He has accepted the task of lead author of the Prairies chapter of the current national assessment of climate change.
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Breakout Room 2