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Kristin Legg

Program Manager

Department: Greater Yellowstone Network

University System: National Park Service -


Professional Summary:

Currently, I provide oversight of an inventory and monitoring program of natural resources in national parks. The Greater Yellowstone Network is one of 32 networks across the National Park Service that supports science programs that are integrated into management decisions. We support work in Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, and Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. Prior to this position I was a chief of natural and cultural resource management in 3 national park sites and worked in numerous capacities in Yellowstone National Park. I received my MS in Fish and Wildlife Management from Montana State University. I studied the habitat use and movements of bighorn sheep in the Gallatin Mountains focused in the Tom Miner Basin, MT. My undergraduate degree is from Denison University, OH. Our program is engaged with the parks but also numerous organizations throughout the Greater Yellowstone Area.

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