A diversity of habitats and organisms can be found within a short distance of Ellensburg and Central Washington University. These include prime examples of shrub-steppe, forest, and alpine terrestrial systems as well as the Yakima River, Columbia River and numerous other aquatic habitats.
Useful links to some of the areas accessible for study are below:
Natural Science Seminar FRIDAY Nov. 7th "From Snakes in Washington to Lizards in Mexico: A 20-Small Mammals, Big Road Studying And Enabling Biodiversity Along I-90 In The Snoqualmie Pass Area
Please join the Museum of Culture and Environment for a talk by Dr. Kris Ernest, Dept of BiologicalFirst-Nations Genetic Research Surveys Grizzly Bears
Dr. Gerald Scoville, who teaches BIOL 452 Ornithology at Central, recently co-published an article o