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J.M. Scott, J.L. Rachlow, and R.T. Lackey. 2008. The Science-Policy Interface: What Is An Appropriate Role for Professional Societies? 865 - 869.


Scientists and their professional societies would like a larger role in policy-making, and can most constructively contribute to policy development via research that is policy relevant and actively engaging decision makers to increase their opportunities to contribute as reliable, unbiased sources.


Current Staff

Federal Staff: 3

Masters Students: 6

Phd Students: 3

Post Docs: 0

University Staff: 4

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 25

Scientific Publications: 80

Presentations: 237



October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2008

Unit Authors

  • J. Michael Scott

Idaho Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Idaho Department of Fish and Game
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  3. U.S. Geological Survey
  4. University of Idaho
  5. Wildlife Management Institute