News December 22, 2014

GRTE Science and Resource Chief Honored

by Jackson Hole. Media

SuSue CMe Consolo-Murphy, chief of Science and Resource Management at Grand Teton National Park, has been selected as recipient of the 2013 Director’s Award for Natural Resource Management. This recognition acknowledges excellence in the areas of conservation leadership and resource management and salutes individual accomplishments in natural resource preservation by Park Service employees across the National Park System. Murphy was recognized for a second time at the regional and now national level for her work in four key resource areas: Restoration of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems in Grand Teton National Park, Innovative use of partnerships to get research and resource management projects completed, support of ecosystem-level monitoring and resource management through work with four cooperators, and groundbreaking resource management in climate change research, adaptation planning, as well as communication and social science.

Photo credit: Jackie Skaggs, public affairs officer


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