LRON Field Research


A minimum of 30 credits:

  • 27 credits course work from 400/500 level courses
  • 3 credits professional paper requirement


The flexible and interdisciplinary nature of this program allows you to select courses to fit your professional goals and interests.

Marni Rolston, the LRES program manager, will assign you an advisor to help you with course selection. Contact Marni at (406) 994-2029 or

Required Course

Students will successfully complete:

Required Course

Spring or Fall



Students will successfully complete 27 credits selected from:

Course Course Title Credits Location Sp  Su  Fa 
AGSC 401

Integrated Pest Management





AGSC 502 Women in Agriculture 2 Online   X  
ENTO 510 Insect Ecology 3 Online X even


LRES 505 Concepts of GIS in Environmental Science 3 Online X X X
LRES 507 Environmental Risk Assessment 3 Online X   X
LRES 510 Biodiversity Survey and Modeling Methods 3 Blended     X
LRES 515 Microbial Ecology 3 Online     X
LRES 521 Holistic Thought and Management 3 Online   X  
LRES 530 Natural Resource Law 3 Online X    
LRES 531 Applied Watershed Hydrology 3 Online X    
LRES 532 Soil Ecosystems and Processes 3 Online X   X
LRES 533 Wetland Ecology and Management 3 Online X   X
LRES 534 Environmental Data Analysis 3 Online X X X
LRES 536 Ecology of Invasive Plants ll 1 Online   X  
LRES 539 Ecological Restoration and Management 3 Blended   X  
LRES 540 Ecology of Plants and Plant Communities 3 Online X   X
LRES 544 Water Quality 3 Online X    
LRES 546 Quantitative Methods Environmental 3 Online x    
LRES 562 Land Rehabilitation Field Problems 2 Field   X  
LRES 564 Fundamentals of Environmental Problems 2 Online     X
LRES 566 Chemical Ecology 3 Online   X  
LRES 569 Ecology of Invasive Plants in the GYE 2 Campus   X  
LRES 571 Landscape and Ecosystem Ecology 3 Online X    
LRES 573 Remote Sensing in Environmental Science 3 Online     X
MB   527 Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons 3 Online X even    
NRSM 421 Holistic Thought and Management 4 Online     X
PSPP 546 Herbicide Physiology 3 Online     X even

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