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    • Strategies for success : the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program 

      Schultz, Courtney A.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      In 2017, we studied the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program (CFLRP), which was established by Congress in 2009 to provide 8-10 years of funding for collaborative implementation of restoration projects on ...
    • Piloting restoration-related social and economic measures on national forests 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Huber-Stearns, Heidi (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Forest and watershed restoration on national forests and grasslands has ecological, social, and economic objectives. Forest Service performance measures have largely focused on outputs associated with land treatments, ...
    • Strategies for success under Forest Service restoration initiatives 

      Schultz, Courtney A.; McIntyre, Kathleen B.; Cyphers, Laren; Ellison, Autumn; Kooistra, Chad; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Over the last decade, the Forest Service has been implementing a series of new initiatives designed to accelerate cross-boundary, collaborative, integrated restoration. Between April-September of 2017, with funding ...
    • Piloting restoration-oriented social and economic performance measures 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Huber-Stearns, Heidi (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Forest and watershed restoration on national forests and grasslands has ecological, social, and economic objectives. Forest Service performance measures have largely focused on outputs associated with land treatments, ...
    • Iconic places of the US Forest Service : conditions and concerns 

      Ellison, Autumn; Johnduff, Michael (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      The US Forest Service manages over 7 million acres of areas protected either by Congress through legislation or by the Executive Branch via proclamation under the authority of the Antiquities Act. These sites are singled ...
    • Successful strategies for forest restoration : the CFLRP and Joint Chiefs Partnership 

      Schultz, Courtney A.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      In 2017, we studied two restoration initiatives: 1) The Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program (CFLRP), which was established by Congress in 2009 to provide 8-10 years of funding for collaborative implementation ...
    • Strategies for success : the Joint Chiefs Landscape Restoration Partnership 

      Schultz, Courtney A.; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      In 2017, we studied the Joint Chiefs Landscape Restoration Partnership (JCLRP), a partnership between the Forest Service and Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) designed to promote coordinated, landscape-scale ...
    • Rangeland fire protection associations : an alternative model for wildfire response 

      Davis, Emily Jane; Abrams, Jesse; Wollstein, Katherine; Meacham, James E. (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wildfires are increasingly common and growing in size across rangelands in the U.S. West. Although fire is a natural component of sagebrush steppe ecosystems, it can also threaten values such as sage-grouse habitat, forage ...
    • Iconic places of the US Forest Service : conditions and concerns 

      Ellison, Autumn; Johnduff, Michael (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      The US Forest Service manages over 7 million acres of areas protected either by Congress through legislation or by the Executive Branch via proclamation under the authority of the Antiquities Act. These sites are singled ...
    • Rangeland fire protection associations : an alternative model of wildfire response 

      Davis, Emily Jane; Abrams, Jesse; Wollstein, Katherine; Meacham, James E.; Steingisser, Alethea Y., 1970-; Cerveny, Lee K. (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2017)
      Wildfires are growing in size, frequency, and severity across rangelands in the U.S. West. Although fire is a natural component of sagebrush steppe ecosystems, it can also threaten values such as sage-grouse habitat, ...
    • 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, ...