California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Dr. Tom Stephenson

Bio in Brief

Tom is a Senior Environmental Scientist with CDFW. He is the program leader for the Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Recovery Program and the wildlife supervisor for the northern portion of CDFW's Inland Deserts Region. Prior to becoming the program leader, he was the bighorn sheep biologist for the Recovery Program. Tom is also an affiliate assistant professor with the University of Montana and Idaho State University. He received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in wildlife biology from Colorado State University, Virginia Tech , and the University of Idaho, respectively. He was formerly a research wildlife biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Wildlife and director of the Kenai Moose Research Center, as well as an affiliate assistant professor with the University of Alaska, Fairbanks.

Publications

Key: P - Peer Reviewed Publication, D - Dissertation, PE - Peer Edited Publications, B - Book Chapters