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    • Monitoring restoration progress on Oregon's eastside national forests during the Federal Forest Restoration Program 

      Salerno, Jonathan; Huber-Stearns, Heidi; Jacobson, Kelly; Ellison, Autumn; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      The U.S. Forest Service and the State of Oregon continue to commit substantial effort and resources to support restoration on the 11 national forests in Oregon. Notable programs include the Forest Service Eastside ...
    • Monitoring Oregon's investments in the Federal Forest Restoration Program 

      Salerno, Jonathan; Huber-Stearns, Heidi; Jacobson, Kelly; Ellison, Autumn; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Oregon’s forest landscapes require active restoration to improve ecological health and to support livelihoods in rural communities. Targeting unmet need on federal forests, the State of Oregon initiated the Federal ...
    • Resilience in land management planning : policy mandates, approaches, and resources 

      Timberlake, Thomas; Schultz, Courtney A.; Abrams, Jesse (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Climate change adaptation presents a challenge for federal land management agencies in the United States. Increasingly, these agencies are turning to the concept of resilience to guide planning for an uncertain future. ...
    • NEPA for the 21st century : linking research to management 

      Huber-Stearns, Heidi; Acton, Mariah (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      In response to growing concerns around the management and implementation of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Pacific Northwest Research Station and Ecosystem Management Coordination in the Washington ...
    • Problem solving or social change? : the Applegate and Grand Canyon Forest Partnerships 

      Moseley, Cassandra; KenCairn, Brett; Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.) (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2001)
      Natural resource conflicts have resulted in attempts at better collaboration between public and private sectors. The resulting partnerships approach collaboration either by problem solving through better information and ...
    • Socioeconomic assessment of Forest Service American Recovery and Reinvestment Act projects : eight case studies 

      Charnley, Susan; Jakes, Pamela J.; Schelhas, John; Burns, Samuel Alexander; Dietrich, James E.; Davis, Emily Jane; Moseley, Cassandra; Kershner, Jessica M.; Mattor, Katherine; Morse, Wayde; Sturtevant, Victoria Elmore, 1950-; Wilson, Thurman; Pacific Northwest Research Station (Portland, Or.) (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, 2011-05)
      The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 aimed to create jobs and jumpstart the economy while addressing the Nation’s social and environmental needs. The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, received ...
    • The social geography of southern Wyoming : important places, development, and natural resource management 

      Pocewicz, Amy Lynne; Schnitzer, Russell; Nielsen-Pincus, Max (Nature Conservancy (U.S.). Wyoming Chapter, 2010)
      In Wyoming, we know where to find natural resources. We can follow pronghorns, elk and deer on their seasonal migrations. But we have not had the same information about which places people care about and why. We created ...
    • Economic development and sustainable forest stewardship in the Dry Forest Zone : a mid-term report 

      Davis, Emily Jane (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2012)
      The Dry Forest Zone (DFZ) project is a fiveyear collaborative effort to foster an integrated approach to forest stewardship and economic development in eastern Oregon and northern California. The DFZ project invests ...
    • Rural geography -- rural development : an examination of agriculture, policy and planning, and community in rural areas 

      Ramsey, Doug, 1965-; Abrams, Jesse; Clark, Jill K.; Evans, Nick (Professor of agricultural geography) (Rural Development Institute, Brandon University, 2013)
      Every four years since 1991, a small group of rural geographers from Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, with guests from Ireland and Australia, have met to present their latest ideas and research results. ...
    • Reflexive gentrification of working lands in the American West : contesting the 'Middle Landscape' 

      Abrams, Jesse; Bliss, John Caswell; Gosnell, Hannah (Rural Development Institute, Brandon University, 2013)
      The scenic rural landscape of Wallowa County, Oregon has attracted attention from affluent urban populations who value the physical setting and sense of rural authenticity of this remote setting. Since at least the 1990s, ...
    • Oregon's Federal Forest Restoration Program 

      Salerno, Jonathan; Huber-Stearns, Heidi; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      The Federal Forest Restoration Program (FFRP) is a partnership between the state, federal forest managers, and public lands stakeholders to support forest restoration and economic opportunity on federal forest lands across ...
    • Collaborative group assessment : self-assessment tool and results for the Southern Willamette Forest Collaborative 

      Huber-Stearns, Heidi; Ellison, Autumn (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      The SWFC partnered with the Ecosystem Workforce Program (EWP) at the University of Oregon to develop assessment tools to help inform their ongoing work. Using a number of existing collaborative assessments as examples, EWP ...
    • Advancing rural conservation-based economic development : framing our community in Elk City, ID 

      Ellison, Autumn; Davis, Emily Jane (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2016)
      Across the U.S. West, many rural communities adjacent to publicly owned federal lands have been greatly affected by changes to federal land management policies and by economic restructuring of the wood products industry. ...
    • Restoration contracts and timber sales on the Willamette National Forest 

      Ellison, Autumn; Huber-Stearns, Heidi (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Restoration contracts and timber sales to private businesses can help the Forest Service accomplish work on national forests while generating economic activity and social benefits in nearby communities. The extent to ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in Wisconsin 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in Wisconsin’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in Washington 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in Washington’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in Oregon 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in Oregon’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in Minnesota 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in Minnesota’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in Michigan 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in Michigan’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...
    • The effect of state and federal policies on biomass business investments in California 

      Becker, Dennis R.; Abrams, Jesse; Fenster, Emily; Kudrna, Jordan; Smith, Timothy M.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wood-based biomass energy plays a key role in California’s wood products economy and in the state’s commitment to renewable energy. The state has developed numerous policies and programs to support biomass energy harvesting, ...