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Climate change and the snowshoe hare

hare.jpgThe snowshoe hare may seem to be nothing more than a furry little animal, but they're actually a keystone species, and their health is vital to the stability of the Yukon eco-system.

Which is why new research in Montana that shows snowshoe hares are not managing climate change very well is quite troubling, to say the least.

Charles Krebs is a biologist, and he will be studying the health of the hares here in the Yukon, and their approach to climate change.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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