Peter Linehan

Peter Linehan
Director, Honors Program
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Sci-Tech, 220
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237
    Biography

    Peter Linehan

    Degrees

    Ph.D. University of Maine, Forest Resources, 1993
    M.S. University of Maine, Forest Economics, 1989
    B.S. University of Maine, Forest Utilization, 1979

    Courses Taught

    • FORT 140: Forest Surveying
    • FORT 230: Introduction to Remote Sensing
    • FORT 250: Forest Management Practices
    • FORT 260: GIS for Natural Resources Management
    • GEOG 160: Mapping Our Changing World
    • GEOG 161: Applied Geographic Information Systems
    • HON 297: Special Topics Seminar; Climate Change
    • PSU 8T: Honors Freshman Seminar

    Faculty Scholarly Activities

    1. Linehan, Peter E., Michael G. Jacobson, Marc E. McDill Hardwood Stumpage Price Trends and Regional Market Differences in Pennsylvania. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry, Volume 20, Issue 3, September 2003, Pages 124–130.
    2. Linehan, Peter. The Teacher and the Forest: The Pennsylvania Forestry Association, George Perkins Marsh, and the Origins of Conservation Education. Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies, Volume 79, Number 4, Autumn 2012, pp. 520-536.
    3. Linehan, Peter E. Review of Seeking the Greatest Good: The Conservation Legacy of Gifford Pinchot by Char Miller. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 138, No. 3 (July 2014), pp. 349-350
    Publications

    Using a UAV in Forestry: Experiences with Drones, Pennsylvania Forests - December, 2015

    Low, Low Prices Affect Forestry, Journal of Forestry - December, 2012

    The Teacher and the Forest: The Pennsylvania Forestry Association, George Perkins Marsh, and the Origins of Conservation Education, Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies - October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2012

    Saving Penn's Woods: Deforestation and Reforestation in Pennsylvania, Legacies - May, 2010

    Teaching Mapping with Web-Based Technologies in a Forestry Curriculum, Proceedings of the Smith Undergraduate Science Research Symposium - 2008

    Longleaf Pine Growth and Yield, The Longleaf Pine Ecosystem: Ecology, Silviculture and Restoration - 2006

    1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, Journal of Forestry - October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2006

    Introducing New Technologies into the Curriculum: a Case Study of Forest Technician Education, Journal of Natural REsources and Life Sciences Education - July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2006

    Forecasting Hardwood Stumpage Price Trends in Pennsylvania, Forest Products Journal - December, 2005

    The Mira Lloyd Dock Collection, The Allegheny News - October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2005

    Strategies for Forestry Success: Examples from the 19th Century Pennsylvania Forestry Association, Journal of Forestry - July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2005

    Start Telling the Success Story of Forestry with Children, The Allegheny News - October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2004