Jason T. Fisher

Dr. Jason T. Fisher

Biography

Jason T Fisher is Senior Research Scientist (Wildlife Ecology) with InnoTech Alberta, and Adjunct Professor at the University of Victoria’s School of Environmental Studies. Jason researches the effects of landscape and climate change on biodiversity on mountain environments, with a special focus on mammals including grizzly bears, wolverines, and ungulates. He has pioneered new camera-trapping research methods to understand how species respond to change in diverse, complex mountain landscapes, and beyond; he is working to establish a Canadian camera-trap research network. He has authored multiple papers on mammalian communities and species at risk in changing mountain landscapes, most recently in Frontiers in Ecology and Environment, Conservation Biology, and Ecology & Evolution.