Forest and Woodland Ecosystems Science Program
Contact Information
  • Forest and Woodland Ecosystems Science Program
  • Southwest Forest Science Complex
  • 2500 South Pine Knoll
  • Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6381
  • Alison Hill 928-556-2105
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Research – Climate and Meteorology

Overview of Research

Upper Sun Creek
Recording streamflow on Upper Sun Creek, Tenderfoot Creek Experimental Forest

Ongoing Projects

Connecting Climate and Lodgepole Pine Mortality during Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreak in High-Elevation Forests

Were beetle killed trees stressed by early 21st century drought and therefore susceptible to attack by mountain pine beetles, or was the climate effect stronger on the beetles than on the trees?

For more information, contact Laurie Huckaby.


Scientists conducting research in this category include:

Bentz, Barbara J    Research Entomologist    435-755-3577
Crookston, Nicholas L    Operations Research Analyst    208-883-2317
Hanna, John W    Biological Science Lab Tech    208-883-2347
Huckaby, Laurie Kay Stroh     Ecologist    970-498-1298
Klopfenstein, Ned B    Research Plant Pathologist    208-883-2310
Massman Jr, William J    Meteorologist    970-498-1296
Ryan, Michael G    Volunteer Research Ecologist    970-498-1012