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Alan D. Bright, PhD.


Associate Professor Human Dimensions of Natural Resources

Contact Info

Phone: (970) 491-5487   Office: 235 Forestry Building

Email:   Lab:


Fields of Expertise

1.) Management and Planning

Areas of Interest

 Social psychological applications to, public attitudes and values toward resource management issues and strategies


Assoicate Professor in the Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources in the Warner College of Natural Resources. Research interests focus on the human dimensions of natural resource management with a specific focus on public attitudes, values, and knowledge of management issues and strategies. Recent research has included public attitudes and values toward a) water allocation strategies in the West, b) agriculture in colorado, c)wildland fire management, and d) biodivdersity and conservation protection.