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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: www.packforest.org

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