Research Stations

Field Research Station at Fort Missoula

The Field Research Station at Fort Missoula is a DBS research facility for physiological, functional and ecological research on both plants and animals, and is also available to visiting scientists.   It is located a short drive from the main UM Campus in the historic district of Fort Missoula and includes >100ha of natural areas used for research, education and community outreach in addition to the research buildings.

Field Station @ Fort

Flathead Lake Biological Station

Flathead Lake Biological Station is a field research and education facility of the University of Montana located at Yellow Bay. FLBS people work on environmental issues world wide and focus on the limnology of the Flathead River-Lake ecosystem. FLBS academics emphasize field studies of Rocky Mountain biota, landscapes and communities.
FLBS research vessel