Maguire, Doug

Position Type: 
Job Title: 
Emeritus Professor of Forest Management
Forest Engineering, Resources & Management
Office Location: 

356 Peavy Forest Science Center (PFSC)

Phone Number: 
(541) 737-4215
Fax Number: 
(541) 737-3049
PhD, 1986, Forest Biometrics, Oregon State University
MS, 1986, Applied Statistics, Oregon State University
MS, 1979, Forest Ecology, Rutgers University
BS, 1976, Forest Management, University of Maine
Research Areas: 
  • Silviculture, Fire, and Forest Health
  • Forest Biometrics and Geomatics
Research Interests: 
  • Biometrics
  • Silviculture
Former Director, Center for Intensive Planted-Forest Silviculture (CIPS) Current programs include: Mechanisms of response to fertilization in Douglas-fir plantations; foliage age class dynamics in Douglas-fir; silvicultural control of crown development and wood quality; Swiss needle cast growth impact; stand dynamics after variable-retention silvicultural treatments; growth and yield of mixed conifer forests of eastern Oregon; natural regeneration in ponderosa pine forests.


Graduate Major Advisor
Graduate Students: 
Courses Taught: 
  • FOR 322
    Forest Models
  • FOR 549
    Silvicultural Influences on Forest Ecosystem Dynamics
Selected Publications: 
  1. Schmidt, A., Mainwaring, D.B., Maguire, D.A. 2020. Development of a tailored combination of machine learning approaches to model volumetric soil water content within a mesic forest in the Pacific Northwest. Journal of Hydrology 588:125044.
  2. Joo, S., Maguire, D.A., Mainwaring, D.B., Jayawickrama, K.J., Ye, T.Z., St. Clair, B. 2020. Estimation of yield gains at rotation-age from genetic tree improvement in coast Douglas-fir. Forest Ecology and Management, in press.
  3. Riofrio, J., M. del Rio, D.A. Maguire, F. Bravo. 2019. Species mixing effects on height-diameter and basal area increment models for Scots pine and Maritime pine. Forests 10(3):249-271. doi:10-3390_f10030249.
  4. Cornejo-Oviedo, E.H., S.L. Voelker, D.B. Mainwaring, D.A. Maguire, F.C. Meinzer, and J.R. Brooks. 2017. Basal area growth, carbon isotope discrimination, and intrinsic water use efficiency after fertilization of Douglas-fir in the Oregon Coast Range. Forest Ecology and Management 389:285-295.
  5. Osborne, N.L., O. Høibø, and D.A. Maguire. 2016. Estimating the density of coast Douglas-fir wood samples at different moisture contents using medical X-ray computed tomography. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 127:50-55.
  6. Osborne, N.L., Maguire, D.A. 2015. Modeling knot geometry from branch angles in Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii). Canadian Journal of Forest Research 46:215-224.46:215-224.
  7. Zhao, J., D. Maguire, D. Mainwaring, and A. Kanaskie. 2015. The effect of within-stand variation in Swiss needle cast intensity on Douglas-fir stand dynamics. Forest Ecology and Management 347:75-82.