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

Steven Peterson
Spatial Ecologist

ben rauAssociate Professor
Plant & Wildlife Sciences
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-4220

Peterson's research emphasizes the spatial and temporal dynamics of rangeland ecosystems, plant community dynamics and animal – habitat interactions. He utilize geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing technology to answer ecological questions. He is currently working in seven areas of wildland spatial ecology, rangeland ecology and management, and forest ecology and management.

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