Doctoral student Eryn Schneider has been the Plum Creek Fellow since 2012. She's working with professor Andrew Larson to study how forest spatial patterning affects snow accumulation. Read more about her research and how the fellowship impacts her.
The 2014 Plum Creek Lectures were co-hosted with the annual conference of the Northwest Scientific Association. More than 200 attendees attended presentations on the future of forests and forest management, with keynote from Dr. Richard Waring.
Panelists on the topic "The Clean Water Act on Trial" included Bruce Sims, Chris Winters, Rob Olszewski, Brian Sugden, George Mathieus, and Chip Murray (also pictured are Eryn Schneider, Andrew Larson and Jim Burchfield from the college). Read the Missoulian newspaper's coverage of the conference.