Affiliate Professor
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Peter Dunwiddie is an ecological consultant and affiliate faculty member in Biology and Forestry at the University of Washington. He has worked as a botanist and ecologist for conservation organizations in Washington and Massachusetts after receiving his doctorate in botany at the University of Washington in 1983.  He is the author of several books, and has published numerous scientific papers in a variety of fields, including ecological restoration, fire ecology, conservation biology, invasive species management, and the conservation of rare species. As a consultant, he has most recently worked with the Bureau of Land Management, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, and the San Juan Preservation Trust on diverse problems relating to the management of conservation land, rare species recovery, control of invasive species, and the ecological use of prescribed burning.

Selected Publications