Office of Research

Wind River Field Station


The Wind River Field Station (formerly Wind River Canopy Crane Research Facility) is located on the Wind River Experimental Forest within the Gifford Pinchot Nation Forest. The Field Station actively participates in several environmental monitoring networks while incorporating numerous research projects and providing educational/outreach opportunities for students and professionals in environmental science and natural resource management. Wind River Field Station operates from an agreement among the University of Washington, the Pacific Northwest Research Station (PNW), and the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.

Funding Information:

US Forest Service 2007-2013

Reporting Structure:

Director of the School of Forest Resources

Related UW Entities:

College of the Environment, Department of Earth and Space Sciences

Center Details

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Director: Bible, Ken
Year Started: 1994
Administrator / Program Manager: Franklin, Jerry
Administering College/School: College of the Environment 
P.I. Home Department: School of Forest Resources 
Faculty Involvement: 4