Topic: Assisted migration

Some species threatened by climate change could be moved to new ecosystems, says biologist

April 5, 2010

Camille Parmesan's new, big idea in conservation biology--the "assisted colonization" of species threatened by climate change--is a product, in roughly equal parts, of cynicism, experience and hope.

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Global Warming Experts Recommend Drastic Measures to Save Species

July 17, 2008

An international team of conservation scientists from Australia, the United Kingdom and United States, including University of Texas at Austin Professor Camille Parmesan, calls for new conservation tactics, such as assisted migration, in the face of the growing threat of climate change.

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