The Barnosky Lab

We use the fossil record to study how biodiversity and ecosystem function will respond to today’s global change.

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Current projects use the fossil record to define long-term baselines of normal for ecosystems. 

Mylodon1 In South America we study megafauna extinction dynamics.

IMG_1259In the American West, we track biodiversity through time.

© Anthony Barnosky 2012 5002/5008 Valley Life Sciences Building, 510 643-6275, barnosky@berkeley.edu    Mailing address:  1005 Valley Life Science Building #3140, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-3140