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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

03Apr2017

Ash Creek Forest Management Volunteer Planting

Join representatives from Ash Creek Forest Management for a hands on planting event. Learn what it's like to work on a commercial ecological restoration crew and the basics…

04Apr2017

Ash Creek Forest Management Volunteer Planting

Join representatives from Ash Creek Forest Management for a hands on planting event. Learn what it's like to work on a commercial ecological restoration crew and the basics…

08Apr2017

Marine Science Day

Join the OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) in Newport for Marine Science Day  HMSC will open its doors for a behind-the-scenes peek at the cutting-edge research, education and…

12Apr2017

Starker Lecture Series

Economic Impact (Actual Title TBD)

Speaker:  Dr. Paul Jakus, Professor Applied Economics

Utah State University  

 

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14Apr2017

Research Advances in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Ecology

The Research Advances in Fisheries Wildlife and Ecology Symposium (RAFWE) showcases research, extension, and outreach activities conducted by the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, related departments at OSU…