USDA Forest Service

Adaptive Management Services


United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Enterprise

United States Department of Agriculture USDA Forest Service Enterprise - Reinvention Lab

  AMSET Team Members

Scott Dailey


    » Science Section Lead

Cell:       (530) 575-7057




Scott began working for the Forest Service in 1993, with assignments related to geology, hydrology, and burned area assessment and restoration. After a leave of absence working for a geotechnical consulting firm, Scott returned to the Forest Service with Adaptive Management Services Enterprise Team (AMSET) in 2001.
Scott's variety of experience with AMSET has included geomorphology and ecological mapping, BAER planning and implementation work, assessments for the NRIS database, fuel treatment data collection and assessment, wildlife habitat assessment, fire behavior research (see Fire Behavior Assessment Team), monitoring and inventory project design for fuels treatment and forestry applications, and general project management duties.

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Field Logistics
  • Monitoring/Inventory Program Design
  • Ecological Data Analysis

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Fire Ecology


  • Masters of Science, Natural Resources/Fire Ecology, University of Nevada, Reno (in progress)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Geology, California State University, Sacramento