I use strategic-level forest inventory data and auxiliary information to develop models that predict carbon dynamics in forest ecosystems for the Forest Inventory and Analysis program within the USDA Forest Service and United Nations Convention on Climate Change reporting. I am also interested in developing new inventory and monitoring techniques to facilitate carbon estimation and accounting across spatial and temporal scales.
Currently, I am estimating greenhouse gas emissions and removals for the forest land category in the United States.
When I'm not in the woods, I'm...
Spending time with family, hunting, fishing, traveling
Favorite Tree: Eastern white pine (Pinus strobus)