Julie Bushey joined WEST as a data analyst in the Fort Collins office. After receiving her B.S. in Biology from Colorado State University in 2011, Julie spent time researching the impacts of global change on plant ecology in the rangelands of Wyoming and Colorado. She received her M.S. in Ecology from Colorado State University in 2017 while modeling the relationship between climate and the physiological mechanisms of drought adaptation in blue grama.
Since joining WEST, Julie has working primarily on resource selection functions for migratory animals, post-construction analyses for wind power facilities, and programming support for pre-construction analyses.