Moving Animals

Since the 1970s, an iconic case of infrastructure development continues to cause controversies amongst wildlife experts about mammals’ capacity to learn and about their ecological stakes in modified areas: the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS). Simone Schleper published an article about the types of agency migratory caribou were assigned in this debate. The article has been published (open access) in The British Journal for the History of Science (BJHS) and can be read here.

Photo credit: Western Artic National Parkland (Creative Commons)