University of Montana

The University of Montana is a public research university located in Missoula, Montana. Founded in 1893, the university is the flagship campus of the four-campus University of Montana System and is its largest institution. Dr. Dave Naugle, USDA Science Advisor to SGI, is based at the University of Montana, where he directs science-based evaluations that quantify the biological response of sage grouse to conservation to assess program effectiveness and adaptively improve field delivery.

Contact: Dr. Dave Naugle, Professor- 406.243.5364,

College of Forestry, Dept. of Ecosystem and Conservation Sciences, FOR 309, 32 Campus Drive MS 0576, Missoula, MT 59812