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Natural Resources faculty and staff are unmatched in their diversity of expertise in natural resources and environmental sustainability. Expertise ranges from conservation genetics to global ecological processes, and from individual and group environmental behavior to influences of institutions and social systems as drivers of environmental change. They are dedicated to applying their expertise to teaching, research, extension and outreach responsibilities, including advising policy makers.

Faculty Spotlight

Louise Buck

Louise Buck

Louise Buck

The focus of Louise Buck’s work is the facilitation of multi-stakeholder innovation to develop systems of natural resource management that integrate ecological conservation, agricultural production and livelihood goals. Current applications are in forest farming systems of agroforestry land use in the northeastern United States and ecoagriculture systems of landscape management in Eastern Africa.