Scientists & Staff
Beth Larry is a national program leader at the Forest Service's Washington DC headquarters. Beth provides national leadership in bringing Forest Service urban forestry and socio-ecological knowledge together to inform urban sustainability in policy and practice. Urban natural resources stewardship is a priority research area for the Forest Service - our science is helping communities across the globe transition to a sustainable future. Critical research is advancing knowledge of urban trees and forestry resources, urban ecology, ecosystem services and values, watershed rehabilitation, human health and well-being, urban wood utilization, and green infrastructure.
- Yale University, Master Of Forestry Sustainable Forest Management and Policy, 2004
- Bowdoin College, B.A. Biology, 1999
- Ecosystem Services Program Leader, Office of Environmental Markets, U.S. Department of Agriculture 2008 - 2010
- National Speechwriter, Office of the Chief, U.S. Forest Service 2007 - 2008
- Ecosystem Services Specialist, Office of the Chief, U.S. Forest Service 2006 - 2008
- Presidential Management Fellow, State & Private Forestry, U.S. Forest Service 2004 - 2006