RANGE CAMP INSTRUCTORS

Instructors come to Range Camp from Utah State University, Southern Utah University, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the Bureau of Land Management, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, State Lands, US Forest Service, and the Private Sector. All are professionals with a strong background in rangeland resources, wildlife, watershed, forestry, or natural resources based education. Instructors are members of the Society for Range Management. Below is information about this year’s instructors.

Randall Violett, Camp Director, Department of Agriculture and Nutrition Science, Southern Utah University, randallviolett@suu.edu, 435-586-1923, 351 W. University, Cedar City, Utah 84720

Kendall Nelson, Rangeland Management Specialist, US Forest Service
Range Specialist, Fishlake National Forest

Mike Ralphs, Rancher, Ferron, UT and Retired Rangeland Scientist, USDA-ARS Poisonous Plant Research Laboratory

Dean Winward, Department of Agriculture and Nutrition Science, Southern Utah University

Eric Thacker, Rangeland Extension Specialist, Dept. Wildland Resources, Utah State University

Jeff Barnes, Range Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service

Linden Greenhalgh, Tooele County Extension, Associate Professor/County Director