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The College of Forestry at Oregon State University is one of the world's premier education, research, and outreach institutions that focuses on broad areas related to forest resources.

We have been educating students for over 100 years, offering a breadth of undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for a variety of careers in the public and private sectors. Our programs are ranked among the very best in the world. Our world-class facilities, combined with remarkable access to local forests and wood products industries, makes us the educational program of choice for the best students.

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Steve Strauss, an Oregon State University professor who studies biotechnology, said lawmakers should ask themselves whether they want Oregon agriculture to be known for innovation or for exclusion.(more)


The College of Forestry at Oregon State University seeks a Department Head for the Forest Engineering, Resources and Management Department. The College of Forestry is one of the world's premier education, research, and outreach institutions. We invite you to submit nominations or an application...(more)


Inspiration for the study came from K. Norman Johnson, professor in the College of Forestry at Oregon State University. He discovered detailed tree inventories done between 1914 and 1924 for the part of the Fremont-Winema National Forest that was in the Klamath Reservation.(more)


Barb Lachenbruch, an Oregon State University forestry professor, met a maple syrup expert at a conference and asked if he thought she might be able to make syrup from a Pacific Northwest native, the bigleaf maple. “He said, ‘Of course you can,’” she recalled.(more)

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Calendar/Events


03Apr2017

Ash Creek Forest Management Volunteer Planting

Join representatives from Ash Creek Forest Management for a hands on planting event. Learn what it's like to work on a commercial ecological restoration crew and the basics…
04Apr2017

Ash Creek Forest Management Volunteer Planting

Join representatives from Ash Creek Forest Management for a hands on planting event. Learn what it's like to work on a commercial ecological restoration crew and the basics…
07Apr2017

Forestry Executive Committee Meeting

The Forestry Executive Committee Meeting is held the first Friday of each month and is open to all students, faculty and staff, and we welcome your participation! To…
08Apr2017

Marine Science Day

Join the OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) in Newport for Marine Science Day  HMSC will open its doors for a behind-the-scenes peek at the cutting-edge research, education and…
12Apr2017

Starker Lecture Series

Economic Impact (Actual Title TBD) Speaker:  Dr. Paul Jakus, Professor Applied Economics Utah State University     ·         Public land…