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James Goerz


  • BS University of Montana 2013


Former active-duty US Marine, completed B.S. in wildlife biology at UM 2014, and currently pursuing M.S. in wildlife biology at UM researching moose demography in E. Washington

Research Interests

Predator-prey dynamics and feedback mechanisms, population ecology, landscape fragmentation, animal behavior and adaptation/plasticity

Professional Society Service

  • The Wildlife Society - general member of UM Chapter of TWS as a graduate student mentoring undergraduate students in coursework and professional development (August 2014 - May 2017)

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 2

Masters Students: 9

Phd Students: 9

Post Docs: 0

University Staff: 17

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 7

Scientific Publications: 52

Presentations: 41


Contact Information


Montana Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks
  2. The University of Montana
  3. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. Wildlife Management Institute