The Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation is one of four departments within the College of Natural Resources and Environment and is one of the top programs in natural resource management in the United States.  Our top-flight education and research focus on the latest applications to uncover the science needed to manage forests and other natural resources. Our programs are diverse and approach critical natural resource issues from many disciplinary perspectives. From protected areas management and economic policy to forest soil productivity, urbanization, and genomics, we seek to discover new knowledge and technology to address the global challenges to come.

Employment Opportunity: Forestry Extension Associate

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Education

Graduate Education

Graduate Education

W. Michael Aust named Honorable Garland Gray Professor of Forestry

W. Michael Aust named Honorable Garland Gray Professor of Forestry
W. Michael Aust named Honorable Garland Gray Professor of Forestry

Thomas Fox honored with emeritus status

Thomas Fox honored with emeritus status
Thomas Fox honored with emeritus status. Read the news release.

Susan Day honored with emerita status

Susan Day honored with emerita status
Susan Day honored with emerita status. Read the news release

Field Experiences in Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation video

Field Experiences in Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation video
Field Experiences in Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation video

Employment Opportunity: Forestry Extension Associate

FREC in the News

FREC in the News

FREC Announcements and Events

FREC Announcements and Events

2018 FREC Annual Report

2018 FREC Annual Report
2018 FREC Annual Report

Winter 2019 Newsletter

Winter 2019 Newsletter
Winter 2019 Newsletter

FREC Strategic Plan

FREC Strategic Plan
FREC Strategic Plan