Forest Scene Issue 23 - Fall 2019
Professor and Head Mike Kilgore shares about recent changes to August and May field sessions at the Cloquet Forestry Center. The changes will take effect in 2020 and are aimed at reducing costs for students.
Could ponderosa pine be a viable alternative to red pine in Minnesota? What do microplots reveal about forest management? Learn about the department’s latest research on pines.
Michelle Danielson, a master’s student in Natural Resources Science and Management, discusses her time in Mexico while serving in the Peace Corps.
Dennis Becker, formerly a professor of environmental policy in Forest Resources, shares his experiences serving as dean of the College of Natural Resources at the University of Idaho.
New University of Minnesota president, Joan Gabel, learned about the impact of forestry and the importance of partnerships with tribes from faculty in Forest Resources.
Faculty members have approved changes to field sessions with the aim of reducing costs to students and providing a more integrated curriculum across classes.
The Department of Forest Resources welcomes new faculty and staff and remembers a former professor, the late Carl Mohn, for his service.