Scientists & Staff

Mark Majewsky

Supervisory Forester
7355 West Hwy 61
Tofte, MN, 55615
Phone: 651-261-0053

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Publications & Products

  • Lister, Tonya; Majewsky, Mark; Hatfield, Mark A.; Rowe, Angie; Dunning, Bill; Edgar, Chris; Brandeis, Tom. 2015. The urban FIA inventory: plot design, data collection, data flow and processing. In: Stanton, Sharon M.; Christensen, Glenn A., comps. 2015. Pushing boundaries: new directions in inventory techniques and applications: Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) symposium 2015. 2015 December 8-10; Portland, Oregon. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-931. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. p. 356.

National Research Highlights

This map displays the current (2017) status of urban  FIA implementation.  Inventory monitoring has begun in those cities in bold font and the year the inventory began is also indicated.

Forest Inventory and Analysis Urban Monitoring Expands to Include 26 Cities

Year: 2017

In collaboration with state and local partners, the Forest Service’s Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIS) Program has expanded urban forest monitoring to include 26 cities. FIA recently crossed a major milestone with data collection underway in more than 25 percent of the program’s proposed cities, making urban inventories active in all four national FIA units.

Urban forest species composition as a percentage of all trees, Austin, Texas. This data and more are included in FIA’s first published urban report: Austin’s Urban Forest, 2014. Tonya Lister, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

Forest Inventory and Analysis is Coming to a City Near You

Year: 2016

In collaboration with state and local partners, the U.S. Forest Service’s Forest Inventory and Analysis Program (FIA) has begun monitoring the urban forest resource with special focus on the nation’s largest cities. FIA recently completed its first urban inventory report that describes the urban forests of Austin, Texas.

Last modified: Tuesday, February 24, 2015