National Media Tap Westminster Scientists as Drought Grips the West

2 students working on research at Great Salt Lake

Updated September 8, 2021

As Great Salt Lake reached a historic low this summer, local and national media looked to Westminster scientists to explain the consequences. Westminster’s Great Salt Lake Institute offers opportunities for student research, develops high school and college curriculum on Great Salt Lake, and runs community field trips.

Media Contact

Great Salt Lake Institute Experts

  • Bonnie Baxter, Ph.D., Great Salt Lake Institute director, biology professor
  • Jaimi Butler, wildlife biologist, Great Salt Lake Institute coordinator

Media Coverage of the Drought