Ben is a restoration ecologist at IAE. He works to restore native communities throughout the Willamette Valley and beyond. Throughout his career, which has brought him to Oregon from the Midwest, Ben has focused on restoration of upland and wetland prairie, oak savanna, and oak woodlands. He holds a B.S. in Forest Science and Ecology for the University of Wisconsin – Madison and has been working in restoration since 2005. Away from IAE, Ben enjoys spending even more time outdoors hiking, camping, and gathering wild foods.
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