Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) shares what they learned in the State Olympic Experimental Forest (OESF) with forest managers, researchers and anyone else interested in sustainable forest management . Explore this page for links to maps, data and publications from current and past research projects.
The Learning Forest Bulletin
Recently published graduate student theses
Follow these links to learn more about graduate student research in the Western Olympic Peninsula.
- Bobsin, Courtney R. 2017. Understory development in thinned stands as part of a long-term ecosystem productivity study. Master’s thesis. School of Environmental and Forestry Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 62 p.
- Buhler, Steven P. 2018. Forest disturbance in the Olympic National Experimental Forest. Master’s thesis. Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA, 79 p.
- Keleher, Katrina R. 2019. Ecological factors of the riparian microclimate in the Olympic Peninsula of Washington State. Master’s thesis. Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA, 105 p.
- Rautu, Roxane. 2019. Link between the carbon dynamics of seasonal and spatial fluxes and the characteristics of the landscape in certain watersheds of the Olympic Peninsula. Master’s thesis. School of Environmental and Forestry Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 53 p.