Research from college faculty members Wayne Freimund, Alex Metcalf, Libby Metcalf, and Norma Nickerson lays the groundwork for Montana's new Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan, recently produced by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.
CFC faculty members Winsor Lowe, Libby Metcalf and Cara Nelson are part of a recent $45 million award from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This five-year research award will be used to help the Corps study and solve environmental and cultural resource problems.
In 2013, more than 11 million non-residents visited Montana, spending $3.6 billion in the state, according to research now published by the Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research (link to pdf).
“Landscapes as a moderator of thermal extremes: a case study from an imperiled grouse” in ESA Ecosphere March 2014. Brady Allred
“The U.S. National Park Service: Organizational Adaptation in an Era of Complexity, Uncertainty, and Change” Master’s thesis by Anna Mills, Wayne Freimund - advisor