Penobscot Experimental Forest


The U.S. Forest Service, Northern Research Station contacts for the Penobscot Experimental Forest are:

  • Laura Kenefic, Research Forester. Laura is the Forest Service’s lead scientist at the PEF and is the point of contact for inquiries regarding the long-term research there.
  • Maggie Mansfield, Research Assistant and Data Manager. Maggie provides data management and analysis support for Forest Service studies at the PEF. Many of the PEF datasets are online in the Forest Service’s Research Data Archives.
  • Andrew Richley, Forester and Site Manager. Andrew is responsible for field operations, research support, and management of the Forest Service facilities and infrastructure on the PEF.

The University of Maine contact for the PEF:

  • Keith Kanoti, University of Maine, School of Forest Resources. Keith is the University Forest Manager; he is the point of contact for all PEF matters not specified above.