USDA Forest Service

Pacific Northwest Research Station

Pacific Northwest Research Station
1220 SW 3rd Ave.
Portland, OR 97204

(503) 808-2100

US Forest Service

Communications and Applications Group (CAP)


Cynthia L. Miner, Assistant Station Director, Communications & Applications

333 SW First Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
Phone: (503) 808-2135


Our Mission: To create awareness and promote use of scientific innovations generated by the PNW Research Stations through scientifically credible communications and applications.

About Us: Recipient of several awards acknowledging success in communicating research findings. We are located in the Station Directors office in Portland, Oregon.


Specialists in Areas of:

[Bullet]: arrow Communications planning

[Bullet]: arrow Conservation education

[Bullet]: arrow Decision support design

[Bullet]: arrow Design and layout

[Bullet]: arrow Editing

[Bullet]: arrow Multi-media development

[Bullet]: arrow Publishing

[Bullet]: arrow Public affairs

[Bullet]: arrow Scanning

[Bullet]: arrow Science writing

[Bullet]: arrow Technology transfer and marketing

[Bullet]: arrow Web site development and support


Communications and Applications Group

Robert Duncan Plaza - 333 SW First Avenue 97204-3440
P.O. Box 3890 - Portland, OR 97208-3890

PHONE: (503) 808-2100; Publications (503) 808-2138

FAX (503) 808-2130;


Cynthia Miner Communications and Applications Director 503-808-2135
Doris Bills Secretary 503-808-2125
Douglas Beebe Computer Assistant 503-808-2642
Becky Bittner Technology Transfer Specialist 503-808-2599
Tiffany Dong Information Technology Specialist 503-808-2140
Jeffrey Guntle Information Technology Specialist 503-808-2709
Cheryl Jennings Visual Information Specialist 503-808-2133
Doreen Kangas Admin. Support Assistant
Cecil (Hugh) Luce Visual Information Specialist 503-808-2214
Rhonda Mazza Science Writer 503-808-2132
Sherri Richardson-Dodge Public Affairs Specialist 503-808-2137
Keith Routman Technical Editor 503-808-2129
Yasmeen Sands Writer & Outreach Specialist 360-753-7716
Kathleen Schnider Editorial Assistant 503-808-2166
Frank Vanni Publishing Director 503-808-2147
Carolyn Wilson Editor 503-808-2139




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US Forest Service - Pacific Northwest Research Station
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