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 summer positions measuring vegetation in a long-term dry forest fuel reduction experiment.  Details are here.  02/09/15


 Congratulations to Nate Haan and Natalie Schmidt for passing their General Exams—they are now doctoral candidates!  12/15/14


One of Maria Petrova’s thesis chapters was just published in Forest Science!  12/15/14


Welcome to Dr. Yongming Lin, a visiting scientist!  11/14/14

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Updated 12/15/2014.