OCCRI Researchers

Title: Bioclimatologist, Professor (Courtesy)
Name: Ron Neilson
Institution: USDA Forest Service
Department: Corvallis Forestry Sciences Laboratory
Education:

University of Oregon, B.A., Biology (Pre-Medicine), 1971 Portland State University, M.S., Biology (Vert. Ecology, Biogeography), 1975 University of Utah, Ph.D., Biology (Plant Ecology, Biogeography), 1981


Research Theme: Western Climate Initiative: A research-management partnership to assess effects of climatic change on western ecosystems. Proposed by scientists in the western research stations of the Forest Service, it will assess the effects of climatic change on natural resources, develop a climate-smart toolbox for resource analysis, and generate adaptive management options for western national forests.

Research Fields:

Biogeochemistry
Climatology
Ecology and Ecosystem Management
Fire
Forestry and Forest Management
Hydrology
Impacts Ecosystems and Populations
Impacts Physical
Modeling Ecosystems

Professional Activities:

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