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Tyler Elgiar

Tyler Elgiar

Student Researcher and Anadarko Student Fellowship recipient

Contact Information

Office Location: Bingham Center 236


Tyler is an undergraduate researcher majoring in Wildlife Ecology and Management at the USU-Uintah Basin Vernal campus. He has been involved in research to reintroduce the endangered black-footed ferret and is currently working on a project to conduct wildlife surveys via drone. He is also involved with atmospheric mercury and air quality research, helping to build and monitor measurement instrumentation and using a drone to improve atmospheric models and create a vertical profile of Uintah Basin temperature inversions.