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Dr. Pete Bettinger

Professor, Landscape Planning and Harvest Scheduling

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Dr. Pete Bettinger

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Campus address

Warnell Building 4 Room 527
PhD, Oregon State University
MS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Curriculum Vitae:


Research Areas Detail:

Combinatorial optimization

Development and testing of heuristic methods for addressing large-scale or complex forest planning problems.

GPS accuracy assessments

Mapping and recreation-grade GPS unit assessments. Whitehall Forest GPS test site

Southern Forestry GIS Conference

For forest industry professionals, consultants, extension specialists, forest landowners, researchers, educators, students, public land managers, and natural resource professionals. 
11th Conference - Announcement

Urban carbon estimation projects

Recent Citations:

Bettinger, P., K. Boston, J. Siry, and D.L. Grebner. 2017. Forest Management and Planning, Second edition. Academic Press, New York. 349 p.

Siry, J.P., P. Bettinger, K. Merry, D.L. Grebner, K. Boston, and C. Cieszewski (eds.). 2015. Forest Plans of North America. Academic Press, New York. 458 p.

Grebner, D.L., P. Bettinger, and J.P. Siry. 2013. Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources. Academic Press, New York. 508 p.