Please submit this form by May 1st for the summer field season, and at least 1 month before initiating your research for winter research.  You must submit a new appliation each calendar year you are doing your work, even if there are no changes.  Your form will be evaluted by the University-Forest Service Committee. Permission to work in the Niwot Ridge Biosphere Reserve (NWBR) will not be given for late application forms, unless special justification is provided by the investigator.

2021 Research Application Form


**NEW** Field safety guidance and sample field safety plan updated April 9th, 2021.

2021 Field Safety Guidance/Covid19 Document

2021 Field Safety Guidance Slide Presentation

2021 Example Field Safety Plan