UK Led Research: Climate Change in the Sierra Nevada

Check out this article from the University of Kentucky about Kentucky Climate Consortium member Dr. Michael McGlue and UK alumna Dr. Eva Lyon’s research on how climate change is impacting the iconic Sierra Nevada mountain range and the important water resources it provides.

photo of June Lake beach
June Lake beach in the Sierra Nevada of California. Climate change is disrupting the water cycle in the Sierra Nevada in ways that are challenging to predict, which lowers society's resilience by limiting water resources. Photo by Mike McGlue.