Johnston, James

Position Type: 
Job Title: 
Research Associate (Post-doc)
Forest Ecosystems & Society
Office Location: 

343 Peavy Forest Science Center (PFSC)

Research Interests: 
  • Fire Ecology
Dendroecology, restoration forestry, environmental law and policy, and collaborative governance
Selected Publications: 
  1. Johnston, J. D., C. J. Dunn, M. J. Vernon. 2019. Tree traits influence response to fire severity in the western Oregon Cascades. Forest Ecology and Management 433:690-698.
  2. Johnston, J. D., C. J. Dunn, M. J. Vernon, J. D. Bailey, B. A. Morrissette, and K. E. Morici. 2018. Restoring historical forest conditions in a diverse inland Pacific Northwest landscape. Ecosphere, 9(8), e02400.
  3. Johnston, J. D., Bailey, J. D., Dunn, C. J., & Lindsay, A. A. (2017). Historical fire-climate relationships in contrasting interior Pacific Northwest forest types. Fire Ecology, 13(2), 18-36.
  4. Johnston, J. D. (2017). Forest succession along a productivity gradient following fire exclusion. Forest Ecology and Management, 392, 45-57.
  5. Johnston, J. D., Bailey, J. D., & Dunn, C. J. (2016). Influence of fire disturbance and biophysical heterogeneity on pre‐settlement ponderosa pine and mixed conifer forests. Ecosphere, 7(11).