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William Schuster

Record Type: Person

Title: Executive Director

Institution: Black Rock Forest Consortium, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Biography: Dr. Schuster is a forest ecologist with a BA from Columbia University (biology, 1978), a MS from Pennsylvania State University (forest ecology, 1983), and a PhD from the University of Colorado (biology, 1989). Bill oversees strategic planning, scientific research, and education programs of the Consortium. His primary research interests are in understanding tree and forest health and growth in relation to environment, and in long-term ecological sustainability. He enjoys climbing, hiking, biking, skiing, and immersion in nature.

Roles: Black Rock Forest Staff, Educator, Scientist

Keyword: Black Rock Forest