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Department of Ecosystem & Conservation Science

Department of Ecosystem and Conservation Science

The Department of Ecosystem and Conservation Sciences (DECS) provides students with instruction and expertise in a diverse array of ecological and biophysical sciences. As a multidisciplinary department, we bring together faculty with academic training in fire science, watershed hydrology, insects and diseases, soil science, plant physiology, and wildlife biology. DECS is a rigorous, stimulating, and inspirational environment for undergraduate through doctoral students to learn about ecosystem processes and ecological function in a biologically diverse and scenic setting.

Diana SixChair

Diana Six
Office: Bioresearch 104
Phone: 406-243-5573
diana.six@cfc.umt.edu

Marie Rothell at Yellowstone ParkAdmin Associate

Marie Rothell
Office: CHCB 401
Phone: 406-243-5529
marie.rothell@umontana.edu