2020 Society for Range Management Outstanding Achievement – Stewardship

David Lile

U.C. Cooperative Extension County Director and Livestock/Natural Resources Specialist for Lassen County


Mr. Lile has served as a Cooperative Extension Agent in Livestock and Natural Resources for over 30 years. He provides excellent leadership to solve rangeland challenges using science-based, solution-oriented approaches. Mr. Lile’s work has facilitated improved policies, strategies, and practices to implement partnership-based conservation programs across millions of acres of rangelands. Stakeholders place high value on Mr. Liles technical expertise, his friendship, and his ability to establish trust and confidence with a diverse community.

Excellence in Range Management

Range Manager
of The Year