CSU In The News Archive

The plight of the ‘snow oxen’

Outlet: High Country News

High Country News: In refreshingly footnote-free dispatches, the conservation biologist Joel Berger discusses the Pleistocene ancestry of these ungulates — physical and behavioral traits that may yet allow social slow-breeders to adapt.

Four seasons: Colorado water in a changing climate

Outlet: Colorado Independent

Colorado Independent: Last winter, the driest in 17 years in Colorado, “we had a million less skiers,” says Steven Fassnacht, a hydrologist at Colorado State University who published a recent study earlier this year examining snowpack trends in Northern Colorado. …