Maguire, Doug

Position Type: 
Job Title: 
Emeritus Professor of Forest Biometrics and Silviculture
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, Botany, Rutgers University
BS, 1976, Forest Management, University of Maine
Research Areas: 
  • Silviculture, Fire, Forest Health and Biodiversity
  • 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.
Courses Taught: 
  • FOR 322
    Forest Models
  • FOR 549
    Silvicultural Influences on Forest Ecosystem Dynamics
Selected Publications: 
  1. Gilson, L.W., Maguire, D.A. 2021. Drivers of productivity differences between Douglas-fir planted within its native range in Oregon and on exotic sites in New Zealand. Forest Ecology and Management 498: 119525.
  2. Putney, J.D., Maguire, D.A. 2021. Response of Douglas-fir stem profile to operational nitrogen fertilization in western Oregon. Forest Ecology and Management 496: 119411.
  3. Maguire, D.A., Mainwaring, D.B. 2021. Effects of initial spacing and species mix on stand developmental patterns in two field trials in central Oregon. Forest Ecology and Management 491: 119153.
  4. Putney, J.D., Maguire, D.A. 2020. Shifts in foliage biomass and its vertical distribution in response to operational nitrogen fertilization of Douglas-Fir in Western Oregon. Forests 11: 511.
  5. 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 466: 117930.