Terrestrial Restoration Ecology Lab

Prescribed burn of a prairie restoration plot.


We address applied and basic questions related to the restoration and management of terrestrial ecosystems.


The lab is led by Dr. Jonathan Bakker, and housed at the University of Washington Botanic Gardens.

School of Environmental and Forest Sciences

University of Washington

Room 036, Merrill Hall

Box 354115,Seattle, WA 98195-4115

Contact Information:

Phone: 206-221-3864

E-mail: jbakker@uw.edu

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We are now accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate examining long-term vegetation dynamics in the sagebrush steppe.  This project is funded by the Department of Defense’s Legacy program and by the Joint Fire Science Program, and is a collaboration with Dr. Matt Davies at Ohio State University.  Details are here.  06/08/15

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Updated 06/08/2015.