Lindsey E. Rustad

Lindsey E. Rustad

Dr. Lindsey Rustad is a Co-Director of the USDA Northeast Climate Hub, providing expertise on the impacts of global change on northeastern forests. She is also a Research Ecologist for the USDA Forest Service Center for Research on Ecosystem Change in Durham, NH and a Team Leader for the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest in NH. Her areas of expertise include biogeochemistry, global change impacts, and advanced environmental sensor systems. Her current interests include implementation of cybertechnology in forests across the northeastern United States and integration of Arts and Science at long term ecological field stations. She received a B.A. in Philosophy at Cornell University in 1980, a M.S. in Forest Science at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Sciences in 1983, and a Ph.D in Plant Science in 1988 at the University of Maine.

Email:
lrustad@fs.fed.us

Title/Position
Co-Director, USDA Northeast Climate Hub
Adjunct Scientist, Southern Research Station, U.S. Forest Service
Adjunct Faculty, University of Maine, Orono
Address
271 Mast Road, Durham, NH
Phone Number
603-397-7406
Affiliation
U.S. Forest Service, Northern Research Station
Focus Area
Climate Change and Forests
Biogeochemistry
Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles