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Wood construction becomes sexy again

To explore the uses and design possibilities of mass timber, the University of Oregon architecture program is combining efforts with Oregon State University’s forestry and engineering programs to create the Tallwood Design Institute.(more)

Deschutes Collaborative Forest Project shows targeted thinning, burns can save homes

"We really don't have the capacity in most places to do the work at anything like the scale needed," said John Bailey, an Oregon State University professor of silviculture and fire management.(more)

Mass timber research, manufacturing may be a game changer

The new forest science complex going up at Oregon State University will have a unique twist in its design; it will showcase technology largely developed by the school's researchers. The former Peavy Hall was razed to pave way for the new forestry center, which will be largely constructed using... (more)



Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of Biodiversity Seminar Series

Chelsea Specht, UC Berkeley http://spechtlab.berkeley.edu https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=CaVJjX8AAAAJ&hl=en      …

Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of Biodiversity Seminar Series

Chris Dick, University of Michigan, Curator and Associate Chair for Museum Collections, U-M Herbarium and U-M Museum of Zoology   https://lsa.umich.edu/eeb/people/faculty/cwdick.html https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=7iy44V4AAAAJ&hl=en…

Forestry Executive Committee Meeting

The Forestry Executive Committee Meeting is open to all students, faculty and staff, and we welcome your participation! To suggest a future topic for FEC to consider, or to…

Public Lecture: “The Restoration of the Heart of Recreation Leadership

Speaker: Francisco Valenzuela, Director of Sustainable Recreation, Tourism, Heritage and Wilderness Programs for the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region…

Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of Biodiversity Seminar Series

Allen Thompson, Oregon State University http://people.oregonstate.edu/~thompsoa/AllenThompson/home.html https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=mDbeAWgAAAAJ&hl=en…