JASON's Argonaut

Expedition Teams

Nevada 2019

Caterpillars & Climate Change

Nevada 2019 Map

The JASON Learning Nevada Team spent a week near the Great Basin Desert learning about caterpillars and climate change. They hit the slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, visited the University of Nevada Reno Museum with Santiago Villamarin, learned about arthropods and fire from Fire Ecologist, Dr. Jane Dell, spent an afternoon with Dr. Chris Jeffrey and Alex English in a lab located in the Center for Chemical Ecology, worked with Dr. Lora Richards creating bioassays.

Meet the Team:

Anikka Munson

Anikka Munson

At-Large

Chloe Robitaille

Chloe Robitaille

West Warwick Public Schools, RI

Gage Bailey

Gage Bailey

Stoughton Area Schools, WI

Helena Kohlhoff

Helena Kohlhoff

Stoughton Area Schools, WI

Jonathan Rizzo

Jonathan Rizzo

Genesee Valley CSD, NY

Joshua Dick

Joshua Dick

West Warwick Public Schools, RI

Lilly Ford

Lily Ford

Smithfield Public Schools, RI

Lisa Carter

Lisa Carter

Smithfield Public Schools, RI

Nicole Wesche

Nichole Wesche

Genesee Valley CSD, NY

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The Nevada Team in the field at the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the Great Basin Desert.

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Safe and ready for the lab in the Center for Chemical Ecology.

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