S. J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources

The S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources uses teaching, research, and extension programs to better understand natural ecosystems and to foster their sustainable use. Our programs cross biological, physical, and socioeconomic boundaries with the goal to advance scientific knowledge, train effective leaders in research and management, and translate research findings into management practice.


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For many years, Joe and Jessie Quinney demonstrated their support for the natural environment through their actions and resources. In their memory, the members of the S.J. and Jessie E. Quinney Foundation have provided a grant to ensure the Quinney's life...

Utah's Outdoor Recreation Strategic Plan

From the powder-covered slopes of the northern Wasatch to the red rock wonderland of the state’s southern regions, Utah is known worldwide for its outstanding outdoor recreation destinations and unique experiences. With 2.5 million Utahns participating in...

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