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Richard Cristan

Richard Cristan

Extension Specialist & Asst. Professor, Forest Operations

Office: 3327

Extension Website: Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES)
For a list of current publications, visit Google Scholar.

BS, University of Tennessee, 2008, Forest Resources Management
MS, University of Tennessee, 2010, Forestry (Forest Biometrics), Minor in Statistics
PhD, Virginia Tech, 2016, Forestry (Forest Operations and Water Quality)

Expertise: Cristan is an expert in the areas of forest operations, forestry best management practices, mechanical and chemical site preparation, and competition control.
Teaching Responsibilities: Timber Harvesting.
Extension Responsibilities: Facilitate the Professional Logger Manager (PLM) Training Program.
Research & Extension Interests: Timber harvesting methods and practices, forestry best management practices (BMPs), water quality, site preparation, and competition and invasive plant species control.

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