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Lucretia Smith, Range Specialist, Botanist, and GIS AnalystLucretia Y Smith

Range Specialist / Botanist / GIS Analyst


  • Range
  • Botany
  • Noxious Weeds
  • Geospatial Information System (GIS) Analysis
  • Cartography
  • Working with a wide variety of specialties and personalities


  • Hazardous Materials


  • Bachelor of Science, Range Management, Botany Emphasis, Montana State University
  • Attended numerous GIS training courses with various software applications and analysis techniques

Professional Memberships

  • Society for Range Management


Lucretia has extensive professional experience in the private sector and the Forest Service specializing in range, botany, and noxious weed management as well as GIS analysis and cartography. Her career began in 1995 working as consultant to government agencies, which eventually led to her career with the Forest Service. Lucretia started working for TEAMS as a range specialist/botanist and currently serves as TEAMS GIS lead.

As both a single resource and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) specialist supporting interdisciplinary teams, her work includes field surveys (ie. rangeland inventories and monitoring, sensitive plant surveys, fish inventories, watershed restoration projects, invasive weed treatments, and professional botany and range analyses reports. She also provides expertise in preparing botany biological assessment, evaluations, and invasive species/noxious weed reports.

Lucretia has worked with TEAMS since 2001.

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