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Carson A Baughman

Landscape modeling via GIS; Restoration Ecology; Great Basin, Boreal, and Arctic ecosystems; Terrestrial plant ecology; Population/community ecology; Wildlife management; Species/habitat conservation


Professional Experience

  • 2014 - Present   Geographer, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage

  • 2010 - 2014     Graduate Research Assistant with Scenarios Network for Alaska and Arctic Planning, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

  • 2009 - 2010     Research Technician with Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

  • 2008 - 2009    Research Technician for Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana

  • 2004 - 2008    Research Technician, Bureau of Land Management and The Nature Conservancy - Ely, NV

Education and Certifications

  • M.S.     2013    University of Alaska Fairbanks           Natural Resource Management

  • B.A.     2008    University of Montana, Missoula       Biology/Ecology

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • American Geophysical Union

Honors and Awards

  • 2012 - Otto William Geist Research Fellowship

  • 2011 - Dave and Rachel Hopkins Fellowship

  • 2008 - University of Montana Golden Key

  • 2008 - University of Montana President’s Outstanding Senior Award - Most outstanding graduate in Ecology

  • 2008 - University of Montana Honors Graduate

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government