Portrait of Robert H. Crabtree

Robert H. Crabtree

Robert Crabtree is the founder and chief scientist of the Yellowstone Ecological Research Center—a unique, private, non-profit scientific organization that specializes in long-term, large-scale, collaborative ecological study in the Greater Yellowstone Area. Dr. Crabtree has lead or collaborated in more than 40 research efforts, including a variety of remote sensing applications. Trained as a quantitative ecologist, Dr. Crabtree also specializes in landscape ecology and predictive habitat attribute modeling. He is a well-known expert on predator/prey relations, and is one of the leading authorities on the far-reaching ecological effects resulting from the reintroduction of the wolf to Yellowstone National Park.

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