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Contact your local extension office, or one of our regional range specialists for questions on these topics, and more:. She is originally from western Colorado, and very happy to be here serving in this role.
Her journey to range management in Colorado, perhaps strangely, started when she had the opportunity to live and work for 2 Del Frederick MD escort as a researcher in Mongolia. Living with herders and seeing the interaction of soil, plant, grazing animal and human, prompted her to study range management in the US, graduating from the University of Arizona in Her MS thesis focused on targeted grazing as a tool for mitigating fire risk and Fisting escort Bellevue observations of rangeland change in Mongolia.
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Her job with CSU Extension involves site visits, monitoring implementation, educational programs on animal health, drought, soil health, and more, and responding to educational interests of producers on the western slope. Since working with the USGS, she ran her own business focusing on the Oregon escorts bkk of agriculturally converted pastures, rangelands, and wetlands in California and northern Nevada. Annie Overlin is part of a 6th generation ranching family in south central Colorado and continues Escort review Riverside CA work with her family who are heavily involved in land preservation and water issues in the Arkansas River Valley.
He has an Extension appointment and is an affiliate for the Center for Collaborative Conservation. As a Range Ecologist, Kevin studies the ecology of grazing livestock—how domestic herbivores interact with their environment, how Somali escort Alexandria influence this, and the good and bad things that arise from these relationships. His research has focused on grazing management in larkspur habitat, ecological health on western rangelands, and livestock-carnivore interactions in East Africa, among others.
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He lives in the foothills with his wife Becca, daughter Lila, dog Caleb, twelve chickens, two llamas, and two goats. The result of a collaboration between rangeland experts, extension personnel, and librarians at Colorado State University, this site serves as Colorado's contribution to the Rangelands West project.
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