Great Basin Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit

The GB-CESU is a partnership for research, technical assistance and education to enhance understanding and management of natural and cultural resources of the Great Basin. 

Unique Role: Part of a national program that provides a funding mechanism for transferring funds from federal partners to universities to conduct projects

Partners/Collaborators: Universities and federal agencies

Initiating Organization: Department of the Interior

Funding/Support: Projects funded with federal agency funds through a cooperative agreement

Staffing: In-kind contributions by participating institutions