First Advisor

Amy Schreier

Second Advisor

John Sakulich

Third Advisor

Tyler Imfeld


Regis College

Degree Name

MS Environmental Biology

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access


Chapter 1. Birds and butterflies as surrogate indicators for urban ecological health

Chapter 2. Effectiveness of IUCN protected area categories for the conservation of North American alpine plant communities

Chapter 3. Rocky Mountain alpine plant communities respond dynamically to environmental change

Chapter 4. From conflict to collaboration: Preventing future wild horse gathers at Sand Wash Basin

Date of Award

Spring 2022

Location (Creation)

Colorado (state); Denver (county); Denver (inhabited place)

Rights Statement

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