Bachelor of Science in Rangeland Ecology and Management
The Rangeland Ecology and Management major is offered through the Department of Agriculture, Veterinary & Rangeland Sciences. The curriculum provides a solid foundation for science-based decision making in natural resource management.
Students acquire a strong background in basic sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry, and mathematics) and in courses addressing critical issues in vegetation ecology and management, sustainability and restoration of rangeland resources, watershed integrity, wildlife habitat, forage use and conservation of natural ecosystems. This major is designed for those students interested in pursuing skills and careers focused on the ecology, use, restoration, and management of rangeland ecosystems and natural resources.
The program is accredited by the Society for Range Management, and University of Nevada, Reno is a Society for Range Management accredited university.