About the Project

Land Management Treatments

Vegetation and Fuels

Soils and Biogeochemistry

Water Runoff and Erosion

Birds and Insects


Human Perspectives

Climate Change Connection

Weather Stations

SageSTEP Team Members

SageSTEP Partners

SageSTEP Team Members

To view a person's contact information and a description of his/her work, please click on his/her name. If you have questions about a particular aspect of the study, please refer to the primary contact individual for that discipline, whose name is marked by an asterisk (*).

Project Coordination:
James McIver*, Ecologist and SageSTEP Project Coordinator, Oregon State University

Site Managers:
Scott Shaff*, Ecologist, U.S. Geological Survey
Maggie Gray*, Research Associate, Utah State University

Lael Gilbert
*, Outreach Program Coordinator, Utah State University

Linda Schueck, IT Specialist

Vegetation/Fuels Researchers:
Gene Schupp*, Plant Ecologist, Utah State University
David Pyke*, Plant Ecologist, U.S. Geological Survey
Mike Pellant, Great Basin Restoration Initiative
Bruce Roundy*, Plant Ecologist, Brigham Young University
Jeanne Chambers, Plant Ecologist, USDA Forest Service
April Hulet*, University of Idaho
Beth Newingham*, ARS-Reno
Keirith Snyder*, ARS-Reno
Lisa Ellsworth*, Oregon State University
Eva Strand*, University of Oregon
Matt Reeves*, USDA Forest Service
Steven Peterson*, Brigham Young University

Benjamin Rau, Soil Scientist
Zachary Aanderud*, Brigham Young University

Fred Pierson
*, Research Hydrologist, USDA Agricultural Research Service
Jason Williams, Hydrologist, USDA Agricultural Research Service

Mark Brunson*, Social Scientist, Utah State University

Kim Rollins
*, Economist, University of Nevada, Reno

James Grace, Research Ecologist, U.S. Geological Survey

Former Principle Investigators
Paul Doescher (Vegetation)
Richard Miller (Vegetation)
Robin Tausch (Vegetation)
Steve Bunting (Fuels)
Dale Johnson (Soils)
Steve Knick (Wildlife)
John Tanaka (Economics)
David Turner (Statistics)
Mike Wisdom (Wildlife)
Nora Devoe (Management Rep)

Graduate Students

Former Technical Assistance