This Master of Natural Resources Stewardship (M.N.R.S.), Plan C, Rangeland Ecology and Management Specialization is a coursework-intensive, professional master’s degree. It provides students with a broad natural resources education and specialized resource management expertise in rangeland ecology and management. 

Effective Fall 2023

Core Courses
NR 567Analysis of Environmental Impact3
NR 578Ecology of Disturbed Lands3
Select one course from the following:2-3
Monitoring for Advanced Silviculture
Natural Resource Inventory and Data Analysis
Rangeland Ecosystem Sampling
Select one course from the following:1-2
Advanced Silviculture Seminar
Natural Resources Stewardship Seminar
Rangeland Ecology and Management Specialization9
Select a minimum of 9 credits.
Community-Based Natural Resource Management
Rangeland Herbivore Ecology and Management
Advanced Rangeland Management
Ecology of Grasslands and Shrublands
No more than two of the following courses may count towards the 9 credits above:
Forest and Range Soils
Microbiomes of Soil Systems
Soil-Plant-Nutrient Relationships
Electives 110-11
Program Total Credits:30

A minimum of 30 credits are required to complete this program. 


Select courses with approval of advisor.