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Our department comprises a unique group of specialists in forest management, engineering, biometrics, hydrology, forest health, and silviculture working to support decisions for sustainable forests. Our teaching and research emphasize all aspects of active forest management and restoration from regeneration through harvest for multiple land use objectives, including wood production and management for values other than wood.

FERM News

The Million Tree Project

April 2011

Robin Rose, Professor in the College of Forestry at Oregon State University discusses the Million Tree Project. Video shows the Shanghai organization "Roots & Shoots" planting trees in Inner Mongolia, China.

New Graduate Program

The Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) graduate program emphasizes the conservation of forest-dominated landscapes to meet a defined set of ecological, economic and social criteria over long time frames. The program follows the sustainable principles outlined by the Montreal Process Criteria and Indicators. These principles have been adopted by the State of Oregon.

Event Calendar

01Nov2014

2nd Annual College of Forestry Homecoming Tailgate

 2 hours before kick-off

Join us for great food, beer and wine, and a chance to win a getaway to the Oregon Coast, plus other great…

01Nov2014

2nd Annual CoF Homecoming Tailgate Celebration!

Join your fellow Forestry alumni, faculty and students for food, drinks, door prizes
and fun for all ages. Come hungry and head into the stadium satisfied

02Nov2014

Explore Chile

The Tour:  A 10-day adventure.  Explore one of the world's most innovative forest sectors, visit unique forests and landscapes, and learn about a growing conservation movement, all while…

05Nov2014

Willamette Water 2100 Webinar: Climate Change and Upland Forest Dynamics in the Willamette River Basin

Abstract:

As the potential magnitude of anthropogenically-driven climate change becomes clearer, it is increasingly desirable to anticipate impacts of projected climate change on forest ecosystems and…

06Nov2014

Mentored Management Planning Shortcourse

A written Forest Management Plan serves many purposes.  It helps you organize and plan for activites on your land.  It is a valuable communication tool for your family. …