William Riebsame Travis

William Riebsame Travis

William Riebsame Travis, Ph.D., Clark, 1981, is Associate Professor in the Department of Geography at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has published previous works under the name William Riebsame. His work focuses on natural resources management, culture and landscapes of the American West, public lands, and the evolution of governing approaches to western land and resources. He has a long-term research interest in how groups, like ranchers, construct notions of landscapes and resources.

New Geographies of the American West

New Geographies of the American West

Land Use and the Changing Patterns of Place

Reconciling explosive growth with often majestic landscape defines New Geographies of the American West. Geographer William Travis examines contemporary land use changes and development patterns from theĀ Mississippi to the Pacific, and...