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Rachel M Richardson

Rachel is a Wildlife Biologist for the Alaska Science Center.

Professional Experience

  • 2012 - Present        Wildlife Biologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center

  • 2011 - 2012              Biological Science Technician, USGS, Alaska Science Center

  • 2009 - 2011             Wildlife Biologist, Beartooth Wildlife Research, LLC

  • 2008                         Research Technician, University of Minnesota

  • 2007                         Research Technician, University of Montana

  • 2006                         Biological Science Technician, USFS, Pacific Northwest Research Station

  • 2005 - 2006            Research Technician, University of Arizona

  • 2005                         Research Technician, University of Minnesota

  • 2004 - 2005            Wildlife Biologist, Ventana Wildlife Society

  • 2003                         Field Assistant, The Peregrine Fund

Education and Certifications

  • M.S.   2022     University of Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska          Interdisciplinary Studies; Concentration: Wildlife Ecology

  • B.S.    2011      University of Montana, Missoula, Montana    Wildlife Biology

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • American Ornithological Society

  • Western Field Ornithologists

  • The Wildlife Society

  • Boreal Partners In Flight (BCR1 Coordinator)

  • Alaska Shorebird Group

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