Genetic Resource Program - Geneticists

Map showing region and where geneticists operate.

The genetics program in in Oregon and Washington is under the direction of the Regional Geneticist. The National Forests are grouped into areas, with an area geneticist over each. The Dorena Genetic Resource Center is a service center which supports regional genetics activities.

In addition, there are many individuals on districts which provide assistance to genetics projects.

Vicky Erickson

Photo of Vicky Erickson

Regional Geneticist


Richard Sniezko

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Dorena Genetic Resource Center


Carol Aubry

Wenatchee, Olympic, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie,Gifford Pinchot, Siuslaw, Mount Hood

Tom DeSpain

Colville, Okanogan

Matt Horning

Wallowa-Whitman, Malheur, Umatilla

Jim Hamlin

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Ochoco, Deschutes, Fremont, Willamette, Rogue River, Umpqua, Siskyou, Winema