School of Journalism

Climate Week 2013
1:37 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

How will climate change affect businesses in Montana?

Sergio Gonzalez films Big Timber corn farmer Dave Christensen
Allison Molin

Students at the University of Montana looked into the question of how Montana businesses are affected by the changing climate. Starting in September, students split up into five teams to research the effects of climate change in Montana. Then, they took that knowledge and found five businesses around the state whose business was in some way connected to climate change.

Students set out across Montana to learn exactly how they had been affected. And while all of the businesses have noticed the changing climate, they have each been affected in different ways.

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