Stephen M. Dewhurst, Ph.D. - Associate Professor
Java programming, hueristics, spatial analysis, GIS, remote sensing.
Pronghorn antelope habitat assessment and restoration planning, Markov chain analysis
of natural disturbance regimes.
Forest Management Planning, Scenario Planning, Criteria and Indicators of Sustainable
Forest Management, Analytical Decision Support Tools, Simulation and Optimization
Models, Harvest Scheduling.
B.A., University of California - Santa Barbara, 1985
M.S., University of Minnesota, 1988
Ph.D., Northern Arizona University, 1996
Office: Building 82 - Room 237
Selected publications (Peer Reviewed)
Chambers, C. L., M. Herder, R. J. M. Corbett, K. Yasuda, W. M. Masters, and S. Dewhurst.
(In Preparation) Movement patterns of spotted bats (Euderma maculatum) in northern
Arizona (to be submitted to Journal of Mammalogy)
Clark, M., S.M. Dewhurst, S.A. Rosenstock, R.A. Ockenfels. (in Preparation). Modeling
for Pronghorn Habitat Restoration (to be submitted to Restoration Ecology)In Review/Revision:
Kim, Y.S., S.M. Dewhurst, and D.S. Hospodarsky (In Review) Making the Move to the
New Paradigm: Teaching With the 2005 Planning Rule. Journal of Forestry
Campbell, K.A., and S.M. Dewhurst (revised, in 2nd review) A hierarchical simulation-through-optimization
approach to forest disturbance modeling. Ecological Modelling
Campbell, K.A. S.M. Dewhurst, S.A. Schuhardt, M.A. Wahlberg (in Revision). Habitat
Classification and Analysis for Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) in North-Central
Arizona. Rangeland Ecology and Management
Sherry E.E., S.M. Dewhurst and M.K. Karjala, (2005). Aboriginal forest planning:
lessons from three community pilot projects. Canadian Journal of Native Studies.25(1):51-91
Karjala, M.K., E.E. Sherry & S.M. Dewhurst, (2004). Criteria and indicators
for sustainable forestplanning: A framework for recording Aboriginal resource and
social values. Forest Policy and Economics 6(2), 95-110
Karjala, M.K., & Dewhurst, S.M. (2003). Exploring Aboriginal forestry: a case
study in central interior, British Columbia, Canada. Landscape and Urban Planning
Dewhurst, S.M. and W.B. Kessler. (1999). Using scenario planning to educate the
next generation of natural resource managers. Journal of Forestry 97 (11). 43-47.
Wood, D.B. and Stephen M. Dewhurst (1998). A decision support system for the Menominee
legacy forest. Journal of Forestry, 95(12): 28-32.
Dewhurst, S.M., W.W. Covington, and D.B. Wood (1995). Developing a model for adaptive
ecosystem management: goshawk management on Arizona's Kaibab plateau. Journal of
Karjala, M.E., E.E. Sherry, and S. Dewhurst (2003) The Aboriginal forest planning
p: a guidebook for identifying community-level criteria and indicators. University
of Northern British Columbia and Forest Renewal BC. 90pp.
Bismanis, A., M.A. MacGregor, S.M. Dewhurst, and G. Halseth. (2003). A guide for
managers and researchers: Incorporating forest history into sustainable forest management.
University of Northern British Columbia and Forest Renewal BC. 82pp.