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Sydney Lamb Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildland Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Tooth Aging Lab, Elk Movement Dynamics, Restoration of Greater Sage-Grouse in Strawberry Valley
Biography
Sydney is a senior from Spanish Fork, UT. She enjoys hunting, trapping, hiking, reading, and dreaming of becoming a rancher. She has previous experience working as a Northern Goshawk technician of the Ashley National Forest. She plans on attending graduate school is wildlife management with the eventual goal of becoming a wildlife biologist.

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Levi Watkins Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation, BYU
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Locating carcasses using GPS collars, blood processing
Biography
Levi is a senior from Vernal, UT. He has been working in the lab since February 2015 on several projects including fawn and snowy plover research. He enjoys hiking, hunting, fishing, farming, and the outdoors. He grew up on a farm and loves animals and animal management. His favorite animal is a mule deer and his goal is to become a wildlife biologist after graduate school.

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Scott Larsen Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation and Geographic Information Systems
Graduate Program
Research Interest
GIS, Programming, Sage Grouse, Cementum Analysis
Biography
Scott began working in the lab in October of 2013. He chose this field because he enjoys the outdoors and figuring out how the natural world works. He also enjoys computers and how that information can be used with wildlife management. Following graduation, Scott plans to continue to improve his knowledge and experience relating to wildlife habitat and behavior while using GIS to improve human-wildlife interactions. Scott enjoys hiking, fishing, programming, and backpacking and his favorite animal is a maned wolf.

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Ally Melendez Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Ornithology
Biography
Ally joined the lab in January 2017. She enjoys hiking, birding, and painting. She plans to attend graduate school to study colonial nesting seabirds following graduation from BYU. Ally is from Highland, Utah and her favorite animal is a tufted puffin.

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Emmi Gertson Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Vegetation
Biography
Emmi began working with the lab fall semester of 2016. She is the oldest of five children. Following graduation, she hopes to work closely with animals. Her favorite animal is a moose.

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Wil Woodward Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Bone marrow for determining health of ungulates
Biography
Wil joined the lab in winter of 2016. He is from Vernal, Utah and hopes to attend medical school following graduation from BYU. He is currently working on deer and elk collar retrieval as well as cementum analysis in the tooth lab. He served a mission in South Africa and enjoys hiking and played hockey for BYU. He is married with a kid on the way! His favorite animal is a nyala.

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Morgan Hansen Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Tropical biodiversity
Biography
Morgan joined the lab in fall of 2017. She is from Las Vegas, NV and enjoys archery hunting, catching butterflies and other insects, and binge watching Netflix. She hopes to attend the University of Hawaii for a master's program in tropical conservation. Her favorite animal is the morpho butterfly.

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Andrew Sewell Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Ungulates and Predators
Biography
Andrew joined the lab in winter of 2016. He is from Sacramento, CA and enjoys hunting, hiking, fishing, trapping, and woodworking. He plans to work for law enforcement following graduation from BYU. His favorite animal is the mountain goat.

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Macey Camp Undergrad Program
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation
Graduate Program
Research Interest
Wildlife Ecology and Ethology
Biography
Macey is from Caldwell, Idaho. She joined the lab in fall of 2017. She enjoys food, dogs, camping, and hiking. Her favorite animal is the gray wolf. She is currently a junior and is working as our lab manager.