Professor Emeritus, Department of Society and Conservation, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, USA.
Steve has had a career lasting about 50 years focusing on the interactions of people and their environment, particularly with respect to protected areas and tourism. His career has involved undergraduate and graduate instruction, research and technical assistance in the USA and many countries. His work has emphasized recreational use of protected areas, public engagement in protected area planning, and new ways of thinking about protected areas.
Stephen F. McCool
University of Montana, Professor Emeritus, Missoula, MT, US