Office of Research

Center for Sustainable Forestry at Pack Forest


The mission of the Center for Sustainable Forestry at Pack Forest is to actively advance the concept and practice of sustainability and to engage students, scientists, professionals, policy makers, and community members through research, demonstration, service, and continuing education and outreach in natural resources and environmental science and management. The Center seeks to identify the boundaries of sustainable forest ecosystems that include extraction of forest products, while maintaining ecosystem integrity.

Core Services Offered

Research Field Station, environmental education and outreach:

Funding Information:

National Science Foundation (NSF) 2010-2012.
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) 2006-2011.
USDA-Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) 2010-2012.
US Forest Service (USFS) 2010-2012.
USDA-McIntire-Stennis 2011-2012.
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission 2007-2011.
Korean Forest Service 2010-2011.

Reporting Structure:

Tom Hinckley, Director, School of Forest Resources

Related UW Entities:

College of the Environment, School of Forest Resources,
College of Arts & Science
Center for Conservation Biology, Conservation Canine Unit

Center Details

Director: Ettl, Gregory
Location: 9010 453rd St. E, Eatonville, WA
Year Started: 2004
Administrator / Program Manager: Saunders, Pat
Administering College/School: College of the Environment 
Faculty Involvement: 12