Welcome to High Altitude Revegetation!


The High Altitude Revegetation (HAR) Committee
Mission Statement:

The High Altitude Revegetation (HAR) organization promotes understanding of rehabilitation procedures and materials, natural resource values and potentials when fragile high-elevation ecosystems are to be modified by human activities and this information is also applicable to lower elevations.

We provide information to people interested in the vegetation aspects of mined land, ski slopes, road building, revegetaion, native plants, forests & rangelands, ecological restoration, or wetlands.


The High Altitude Revegetation (HAR) Committee promotes understanding of revegetation procedures when fragile high elevation and high plains ecosystems are disturbed by human activities. The committee is a grassroots group interested in the revegetation and restoration of plant communities and ecosystems.

The High Altitude Revegetation Committee (HAR) announces the availability of Student travel grants ($1000) for students presenting a technical paper or poster at a national or regional land reclamation or ecosystem restoration conference in 2020.  Three student travel awards will be presented this year.


To be eligible for an HAR Travel award applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • be a current student or recent graduate (degree earned during current or previous year)
  • be the senior author and presenter of a paper or poster at the meeting of interest
  • provide an abstract of the presentation and identify the target conference
  • submit the required application information to HAR by 15 February 2020  by email to uncleM@uwyo.edu
  • recipients must acknowledge HAR travel award on poster or at the end of presentation
  • recipients must agree to allow HAR to acknowledge the award on the HAR website and send HAR a photo of them presenting talk or poster
  • recipients failing to attend target meeting must return award to HAR

Required Applicant information

Applicant Name and Address, email address, academic or professional contact information, degree sought or recently earned, major, expected or actual graduation date, presentation type (oral or poster), conference you would like to attend, title of presentation, abstract, academic transcripts and CV, advisor information (name, title, address, email, phone number). Submit the required application information to HAR by 15 February 2020  by email to uncleM@uwyo.edu.

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