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Against the Current: Trisha Atwood Receives Early-Career Research Fellowship

Against the Current: Trisha Atwood Receives Early-Career Research Fellowship

09/19/2019

When pondering factors affecting the changing climate, you usually don’t think about predators like sharks. But sharks and animals lower on the marine food chain can have huge effects on the amount of carbon stored in marine ecosystems. Utah State Univers...

View From Above: Drones Help Monitor Recreation Impacts in National Parks

View From Above: Drones Help Monitor Recreation Impacts in National Parks

09/17/2019

Back in the day, land managers kept tabs on an area by setting out on foot, traversing networks of trails and observing conditions. If spring flooding washed away a campsite, or if meandering hikers flattened a new trail through a soft meadow, it might be...


The S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources employs teaching, research, and extension programs to better understand our natural ecosystems and to foster the sustainable use of our resources. Our programs integrate across biological, physical, and socioeconomic aspects of ecosystems, with the goals of advancing scientific knowledge relevant to natural resources, producing effective future leaders in both research and management arenas, and translating research findings into management practices. 



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