Andrew James Hansen

Andrew Hansen is a professor in the Ecology Department at Montana State University in Bozeman. He studies how land use and climate change influence plants and animals and implications for ecosystem management, especially in the context of protected areas. He is a member of the science leadership teams for the North Central Climate Science Center and the Montana Institute of Ecosystems.

Climate Change in Wildlands

Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management

Scientists have been warning for years that human activity is heating up the planet and climate change is under way. In the past century, global temperatures have risen an average of 1.3 degrees Fahrenheit, a trend that is expected to only...