Project Lead

Katie Abrams
Assistant Professor
Department of Journalism and Media Communication
Colorado State University

National Park Service Lead on Project

Sara Melena
Education Specialist
Office of Education & Outreach
Natural Resource Stewardship and Science
National Park Service

Co-Principle Investigator

Tara Teel
Associate Professor
Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources
Colorado State University

Recognition of important others involved in this project

Kirsten Leong
Social Scientist
Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
(formerly with the National Park Service when she helped initiate this project; she continued to contribute her expertise to the project as-needed)

Graduate students who worked hard on this project in numerous ways: