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Department of Forest Ecosystems & Society

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Our department brings together students, staff and faculty with interest and expertise in forest biology and social science to tackle some of the most pressing environmental challenges facing us today.

Our faculty are world leaders in a wide variety of disciplines, including restoration ecology, forest social science, genetics and tree improvement, tree physiology, climate change and carbon dynamics, natural resource economics and policy, wilderness and recreation resource management, silviculture, wildlife biology, and nature-based tourism.

Upcoming Events

Thesis Project Presentation: Andrews Forest Discovery Trail

The HJA Discovery Trail Interpretive Experience is a digitally delivered arts+science program created for middle-school and high-school student groups to...

5/22 10am
Starker Lecture Series - Managing Forests in the Face of Uncertainty: How Trees Respond to Climate

How should we manage our forests in the face of uncertainty? What we know and what we don’t know about how trees respond to climate. Constance (Connie)...

5/23 3:30pm
Analysis of Tree Species Selection Across Municipalities in the Pacific Northwest

Joshua Petter – Forest Ecosystems and Society M.S. Defense. Josh is completing his M.S. under the guidance of major professor Dr. Paul Ries. Free and open...

5/25 11am
Wildlife Ecologist- A Program Exposing Girl Scouts to Life Science and Outdoor STEM Activities

Tiffany Minder’s MNR defense, “Wildlife Ecologist- A Program Exposing Girl Scouts to Life Science and Outdoor STEM Activities”

5/29 1pm
Get Outdoors Day

The OSU Research Forests, OSU Extension Service, and Benton County Health Department are hosting the sixth annual Get Outdoors Day event at Peavy Arboretum...

6/2 10am

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