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College of Natural Resources
phone: (208) 885-8981
toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
fax: (208) 885-5534

875 Perimeter Drive MS 1142
Moscow, ID 83844-1142
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Laboratory for Ecological, Evolutionary and
Conservation Genetics

The mission of LEECG is to use molecular methods to address research questions in ecology, evolution and conservation biology. LEECG researchers focus on the genetic analysis of a variety of plants and animals.

The core goals of LEECG include:

  • Biodiversity assessment
  • Conservation and management of rare and endangered species
  • Phylogenetic analysis and systematics
  • Molecular approaches to disease detection

To learn about specific projects currently underway, visit our Current Projects Page.

Links to Articles on Current Projects