Click through the following projects to learn about the work of NRCC’s Research Associates
A Greater Yellowstone Seasonal Almanac and Film
Katie Shepherd Christiansen's newest project bring's to life the cyclical, concurrent happenings of the GYE through art, storytelling, and film.
Reintegrating Wildness: Integral Land Stewardship and Coexistence with Large Carnivores
Matt Barnes works in rangeland stewardship to ensure working lands and carnivores can coexist.
Understanding Clark’s Nutcracker and Whitebark Pine Mutualism
Track Clark’s Nutcrackers and their impacts on the declining Whitebark Pine with Taza Schaming.
Amphibian Monitoring in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Learn how Andrew Ray, Debra Patla, Chuck Peterson and their team work to ensure that some of the GYE’s smallest denizens survive in a changing world.
Science Communication: Interpreting NPS Monitoring Data
Tani Hubbard, Allyson Mathis and Patty Valentine-Darby help managers and the public make sense of data from 270 national parks.
Whitebark Pine Conservation in the Tetons and GYE
Nancy Bockino leads a team to monitor and conserve the high elevation whitebark pine.
Science Communication: ClimateAnalyzer.org
Mike Tercek has created ClimateAnalyzer.org, which simplifies obtaining and analyzing weather station data from National Parks.
Conserving Grizzly Bears in Contested Landscapes
Seth Wilson uses community conservation to reduce wildlife-human conflict in Montana.
For Everything There Was A Season: Phenology Shifts in the Tetons
Follow in the footsteps of esteemed biologist Frank Craighead Jr. with Trevor Bloom and Corinna Riginos.
Bald Eagle Population Monitoring in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Discover what Michael Whitfield has learned after following dozens of Bald Eagles for more than 30 years.
Improving Large Carnivore Conservation in Europe
Seth Wilson works to conserve brown bears and lynx in Slovenia.
Reducing Wildlife-Vehicle Collisions in Wyoming
Research Associate Corinna Riginos works to reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions in Wyoming with a focus on Mule Deer and Golden Eagles
Northern Rockies Trumpeter Swan Stewards
Watch as one of North America’s most promising stewardship programs takes flight with Ruth Shea and Drew Reed.
Carnivore Conservation in Northern Mexico
Learn how Carlos López González is advancing conservation of wolves, jaguar, puma, and bobcat in Mexico.
The Mountain Livestock Cooperative
Join Timm Kaminski as he forges new connections between conservationists and traditional ranchers in the American West.
Wolverine Ecology and Conservation
Take a peek into the secretive world of wolverines with Jason Wilmot.
The Mongolian Wolverine Project
Follow Rebecca Watters through the Mongolian wilderness as she seeks new ways to conserve sensitive species and landscapes.
Advancing Conservation of an Iconic Steppe Bird in Mongolia
Explore Central Asia with Mimi Kessler as she works to conserve the Great Bustard, the heaviest bird capable of flight.