Department of Forest Resources and Ecology Center
Utah State University
Logan, Utah 84322-5215
(801) 797-2574
(801) 797-4040 (fax)


Ph.D. Forest Ecology & Silviculture 1976, University of Washington
M.S. Forest Ecology 1973, University of Washington
B.S. Forest Science 1968, University of Washington


Fellow, Society of American Foresters
Fulbright Fellow (Edinburgh University, 1991-1992)
USU College of Natural Resources Teacher of the Year
Xi Sigma Pi


1980-Present, Professor, Department of Forest Resources and Ecology Center, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
1977-1980, Research Scientist, Weyerhaeuser Company, Centralia, Washington


USU Coordinator, Continuing Education in Ecosystem Management (CEEM) for the Rocky Mountains and Intermountain West.
Member, Editorial Board, Forest Ecology and Management (1994-present)
Member, USDA-Forest Service R-4 and Bureau of Indian Affairs Silviculturist Certification Panels
Chair, Silviculture Instructors Subworking Group, SAF (from 1990)
Science and Technology Coordinator, Intermountain Society of American Foresters

PUBLICATIONS (since 1993):

Sturtevant, B.R., J.A. Bissonette and J.N. Long. in press. A stand density Management diagram for balsam fir-black spruce stands in Newfoundland. North. J. Appl.For.

Sturtevant, B.R., J.A. Bissonette, J.N. Long and D.W. Roberts. 1997. Coarse woody debris as a function of age, stand structure, and disturbance in boreal Newfoundland. Ecol. Appl. 7:702-712.
Long, J.N. 1997. Book review: Natural Management of Woods - Continuous Cover Forestry. J.E. Garfitt. Forest Ecology and Management 95:94-95.

Jack, S.B. and J.N. Long. 1996. Linkages between silviculture and ecology: an analysis of density management diagrams. For. Ecol. & Management 86:205-220.

Sturtevant, B.R., J.A. Bissonette and J.N. Long. 1996. Temporal and spatial dynamics of boreal forest structure in western Newfoundland: silvicultural implications for marten habitat management. For. Ecol. and Management 87:13-25.

Long, J.N. 1996. T.W. Daniel Experimental Forest. IN: W.C. Schmidt and J.L. Friede (comps.). Experimental Forests, Ranges, and Watersheds in the Northern Rocky Mountains:a compendium of outdoor laboratories in Utah, Idaho, and Montana. USDA For.Serv. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-334. pg. 31-36.

Long, J.N. 1996. A technique for the control of stocking in two-storied stands. West. J. Appl. For. 11:59-61.

Anhold, J.A., M.J. Jenkins and J.N. Long. 1996. Management of lodgepole pine stand density to reduce susceptibility to mountain pine beetle attack. West J. Appl. For. 11:50-53

Kumar, B.M., J.N. Long and P. Kumar. 1995. A density management diagram for teak plantations of Kerala in peninsular India. For. Ecol. and Management.74:125-131.

Long, J.N. 1995. Using stand density index to regulate stocking in uneven-aged stands. IN: K.L. O'Hara (ed.). Uneven-aged management: opportunities, constraints and methodologies. Mont. For. & Conserv. Exp. Sta. Misc. Publ. No. 56. p.110-122.

Long, J.N. 1995. Book review: Defining Sustainable Forests. G.H. Aplet, et al. (eds.). Restoration Ecology 3:143-144.

Long, J.N. 1994. The middle and southern Rocky Mountain region. In J.W. Barrett (ed.), Regional Silviculture of the United States. Third Edition. John Wiley & Sons, New York. p. 335-386.

Helms, J.A., D.L. Adams, J.D. Hodges, D.L. Loftis, J.N. Long and R.S. Seymour. 1994. Silviculture terminology: with appendix of draft ecosystem management terms. Silviculture Working Subgroup, Society of American Foresters. 15p.

Vose, J.M., P.M. Dougherty, J.N. Long, F.W. Smith, H.L. Gholz and P.J. Curran. 1994. Factors influencing the amount and distribution of leaf area of pine stands. In: Gholz, H.L., Linder, S. and McMurtrie, R.E. (eds.) Environmental constraints on the structure and productivity of pine forest ecosystems: a comparative analysis. - Ecol. Bull.(Copenhagen) 43:102-114.

Lilieholm, R.J., J.N. Long and S. Patla. 1994. Assessment of goshawk nest area habitat using stand density index. Studies in Avian Biology 16:18-23.

Roberts, S.D., J.N. Long and F.W. Smith. 1993. Canopy stratification and leaf area efficiency: a conceptualization. For. Ecol. and Management 60:143-156.

Long, J.N. 1993. Book review: The Silviculture of Trees Used in British Forestry. Peter S. Savill. For. Ecol. and Management. 55:342-343.