Tonya Haigh

Tonya Haigh

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  • Background
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  • Grants
  • Courses Taught
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Title Rural Sociologist
Address 810 Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE
Phone 402-472-6781
FAX 402-472-2946
Contact Preference


Office Hours

M - F 9 am to 4 pm


Selected Publications

Carlton,J.S., A.S. Mase, C.L. Knutson, M.C.Lemos, T.Haigh, D.P.Haigh, L.S.Prokopy. 2016 The effects of extreme drought on climate change beliefs, risk perceptions, and adaptation attitudes. Clim Change 135(2): 211-226. doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1561-5   On-Line

SNR Mission Area(s)

  • Applied Climate and Spatial Science

Affiliations (index)

Notable Websites

Areas of Interest

  • Drought management
  • Farm and Ranch Drought Management
  • Drought Planning and Mitigation
  • Survey Research

Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant Title Missouri Basin Drought Indicators
Starting Date 7/1/2016
Principal Investigators
Tonya Haigh
Ending Date 6/30/2018
Funding Level $34,607.00
Funding Source National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Grant Title Risk Management Education for Ranchers in Oklahoma City, OK, RMA Region: Drought Planning, Range Management, and FCIC Options including Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage Insurance and Rainfall Index-Annual Forage Insurance
Starting Date 9/30/2014
Principal Investigators
Cody Knutson
Tonya Haigh
Ending Date 3/29/2015
Funding Level $75,594.00
Funding Source Department of Agriculture - RMA

Grant Title The Role of Drought Preparedness in Improving the Sustainability of Great Plains Ranches
Starting Date 2/1/2012
Principal Investigators
Cody Knutson
Jeff Nothwehr
Jerry Volesky
Nicole Wall
Tonya Bernadt
Tonya Haigh
Ending Date 1/31/2014
Funding Level $56,366.00
Funding Source University of Missouri

Grant Title Workshops for Livestock Production
Starting Date 9/26/2011
Principal Investigators
Cody Knutson
Tonya Haigh
Jerry Volesky
Donna Woudenberg
Ending Date 9/25/2012
Funding Level $93,752.00
Funding Source Department of Agriculture