Predissertation Fellows

Jake Kosek

Dept. of Geography, Univ. of California, Berkeley
Conflicts Over Forest Resources on Western Federal Lands, and Effectiveness of Current Community Forestry Projects at Mitigating Conflict and Alleviating Rural Poverty
Research site: Carson National Forest, New Mexico

Advisor: Michael Watts, UC Berkeley

Lea Shanley

Environmental Monitoring Program, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison
Implementation of a Multipurpose Land Information System to Ties the Community to the Forest
Partner community: Menominee Tribal Nation in Northeastern Wisconsin

Advisor: Stephen Ventura, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison

Dissertation Fellows

William Elmendorf

School of Forest Resources, Pennsylvania State University
Contextual and Interactive Research in Six Central Pennsylvania Communities within the Spring Creek Watershed

Advisor: Henry Gerhold, Penn State
Community Partner: Kristen Saacke-Blunk

Mary Hobbs

Dept. of Geography, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison
An Assessment of the Impacts which Collaborative Efforts to Manage Natural Resources have had on Social Capital Formation in a Particular Community
Research site: Dolores, Colorado, and San Juan Nat'l Forest

Advisor: John Harrington, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison
Community Partner: Michael Preston, Montezuma County Federal Lands Program

Hobbs Final Report (pdf)

Jonathan London

Dept. of Environment, Science, Policy and Management, Univ. of California, Berkeley
Finding a Critical Home for Community Stewardship
Research site: Plumas County, California

Advisor: Louise Fortmann, UC Berkeley
Community Partner: Linda Blum, Quincy Library Group

London Final Report (pdf)

Sissel Waage

Dept. of Environment, Science, Policy and Management, Univ. of California , Berkeley
Property Lines and Forested Landscapes: Trans-Boundary Forest Management Planning
Research site: Wallowa County , Oregon

Advisor: Louise Fortmann, UC Berkeley
Community Partner: Diane Snyder, Wallowa County Planning Department

Waage Final Report (pdf)



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