Scientific Manuscripts and Other Publications

Scientific Manuscripts:

Year Manuscript


Heidi Huber-Stearns, Cassandra Moseley, Christopher Bone, Nathan Mosurinjohn, Katie M Lyon, An Initial Look at Contracted Wildfire Response Capacity in the American West, Journal of Forestry, Volume 117, Issue 1, January 2019, Pages 1–8,


Max Nielsen-Pincus, Cody Evers, Cassandra Moseley, Heidi Huber-Stearns, R Patrick Bixler, Local Capacity to Engage in Federal Wildfire Suppression Efforts: An Explanation of Variability in Local Capture of Suppression Contracts, Forest Science, Volume 64, Issue 5, October 2018, 480–490,


Lyon Katie M., Huber-Stearns Heidi R., Moseley Cassandra, Bone Christopher, Mosurinjohn Nathan A. (2017) Sharing contracted resources for fire suppression: engine dispatch in the Northwestern United States. International Journal of Wildland Fire 26, 113-121.

Other Publications:

Year Title Authors
2014 Beer, Beef, and Boards: The Role of Intermediaries in Payment for Ecosystem Services Arrangements in Northwestern Montana. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management.  Davis, Emily Jane, Laurn Gwin, Cassandra Moseley, Hannah Gosnell, and Harmony Burright
2014 Rural geography – rural development: An examination of agriculture, policy and planning, and community in rural areas. Journal of Rural and Community Development 8(3): i-v. Ramsey, Doug, Jesse Abrams, Jill Clark, and Nick Evans
2014 The Community Economic Impacts of Large Wildfires: A Case Study from Trinity County, CA. Society and Natural Resources, 0: 1-11. Davis, Emily Jane, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Cassandra Moseley, and Pamala Jakes
2014 Reflexive gentrification of working lands in the American West: Contesting the ‘middle landscape.’ Journal of Rural and Community Development 8(3): 144-158 Abrams, Jesse, John Bliss, and Hannah Gosnell
2014 Comparing Conditions of Labor-Intensive Forestry and Fire Suppression Workers. Society and Natural Resources, 27(5):540-556 Moseley, Cassandra, Gerardo Sandoval, and Emily Jane Davis
2014 Understanding Micro-Processes of Institutionalization: Stewardship Contracting and National Forest Management. Policy Sciences, 47(1):69-98. Moseley, Cassandra and Susan Charnley
2014 Job Growth and Loss Across Sectors and Time in the Western US: the Impact of Large Wildfires. Forest Policy and Economics, 38:199-206. Nielsen-Pincus, Max, Cassandra Moseley, Krista Gebert
2013 The Economic Impacts of Large Wildfires, Feature in January 2013 Rural Connections magazine (10mb) Autumn Ellison, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Emily Jane Davis, Cody Evers, and Cassandra Moseley
2013 Amenity landownership, land use change and the re-creation of “working landscapes.” Society and Natural Resources 26(7): 845-859 Abrams, Jesse, and John Bliss
2013 "Regional Bioenergy Policy Effectiveness: Compatibility, Innovation, and Coordination Across the Forest Supply Chain." In, Proceedings of the Seventh National New Crops Symposium: Bioenergy, Biomaterials, and Sustainability, Washington DC. October 13 -16, 2013. Becker, Dennis R., Cassandra Moseley, Timothy Smith
2013 PES Marketplace Development at the Local Scale: The Eugene Water and Electric Board as a Local Watershed Services Marketplace Driver. Ecosystem Services, 6:93-103. Lurie, Susan, Drew Bennett, Sally Duncan, Hannah Gosnell, Maria Lewis Hunter, Anita T. Morzillo, Cassandra Moseley, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Robert Parker, and Eric M. White
2013 The Effects of Large Wildfires on Economic Growth and Volatility in the Western United States. Journal of Forestry, 111(6):404-411. Nielsen-Pincus, Max, Cassandra Moseley, Krista Gebert
2013 The Influence of Proximity to Sawmills and Biomass Facilities on National Forest Hazardous Fuels Treatments. Forest Science, 59(5): 566-577. Nielsen-Pincus, Max, Susan Charnley, and Cassandra Moseley
2013 The Diversity and Dynamism of Fire Science User Needs. Journal of Forestry, 111(2): 101-107. Davis, Emily Jane, Cassandra Moseley, Jesse Abrams, Christine Olsen, and Janean Creighton
2013 The Ecological Restoration Sector: Analysis of the Economic Impacts of a Sustained Program of Forest and Watershed Restoration. Restoration Ecology, 21(2):207-214. Nielsen-Pincus, Max and Cassandra Moseley
2012 Economic Development and Sustainable Forest Stewardship in the Dry Forest Zone: a Mid-Term Report

Emily Jane Davis

2012 Woody Biomass Utilization Trends, Barriers, and Strategies: Perspectives of US Forest Service Managers. Journal of Forestry, 110(1):16-24. Sundstrom, Shiloh, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Cassandra Moseley, and Sarah McCaffery
2011 A Socioeconomic Assessment of Forest Service American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Projects: Eight Case Studies Susan Charnley, Pamela Jakes, and John Schelhas (Emily Jane Davis and Cassandra Moseley as chapter co-authors).
2011 Human Dimensions of Ecological Restoration: Integrating Science, Nature, and Culture. Island Press: Washington, D.C. Egan, Dave, Evan Hjerpe, and Jesse Abrams (eds.)
2011 Large Scale Natural Resource Collaborations: Lessons and Challenges from Australia and the United States. Society and Natural Resources, 24(8):849-859. Robertson, Catherine, Richard Margerum, Tomas M. Koontz, Cassandra Moseley, and Sue Lurie
2011 Foresters' Perceptions of Family Forest Owner Willingness to Participate in Forest Carbon Sequestration Markets. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry, 28(4): 199-203. Wade, David and Cassandra Moseley
2011 Conventional Wisdoms of Woody Biomass Utilization Dennis R. Becker, Dalia Abbas, Kathleen E. Halvorsen, Pamela J. Jakes, Sarah McCaffrey, Cassandra Moseley

The Limited Involvement of Socially Vulnerable Populations in Federal Programs to Mitigate Wildfire Risk in Arizona. Natural Hazards Review, 12(1):28-36.

Ojerio, Ryan S., Cassandra Moseley, Kathy Lynn, and Neil Bania

2010 The Social Geography of Southern Wyoming: Important Places, Development, and Natural Resource Management Amy Pocewicz, Russell Schnitzer, and Max Nielsen-Pincus
2010 Strategies for Supporting Front-Line Collaboration: Lessons from Stewardship Contracting Cassandra Moseley
2010 A Supply Chain Analysis Framework for Assessing State-Level Woody Biomass Utilization Policies in the United StatesBiomass and Bioenergy, 35 (4):1429-1439. Becker, Dennis, Cassandra Moseley, and Christine Lee
2010 The State of the Dry Forest Zone and its Communities Emily Jane Davis, Cassandra Moseley, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Jesse Abrams, Cullen Brady, Nils Christofferson, Chad Davis, Maia Enzer, Josef Gordon, Nick Goulette, Lynn Jungwirth, Jim Jungwirth, Marcus Kauffman, Tyler McCarthy, Patrick Shannon, and Shiloh Sundstrom
2008 Northwest Forest Plan - the first 10 years (1994-2003): Socioeconomic monitoring of the Klamath National Forest and three local communities. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-764. Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 111 p. Susan Charnley, Candace Dillingham, Claudia Stuart, Cassandra Moseley, and Ellen Donoghue.
2008 Northwest Forest Plan - the first 10 years (1994-2003): Socioeconomic monitoring of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest and five local communities. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-761. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 109 p. Candace Dillingham, M.R. Poe, E. Grinspoon, Claudia Stuart, Cassandra Moseley, R. Mazza, Susan Charnley, L. Meierotto, Ellen Donoghue, and Nancy Toth
2008 Forest Management Policy and Community Well-Being in the Pacific Northwest. Journal of Forestry, 106(8): 440-447. Charnley, Susan, Ellen Donoghue, and Cassandra Moseley
2008 Job Quality for Forest Workers, in Ellen M. Donoghue, Victoria E. Sturtevant, eds. Forest Community Connections: Implications for Research, Management, and Governance (Washington, D.C.: RFF Press) Cassandra Moseley
2008 Forest Restoration and Forest Communities: Have Local Communities Benefited from Forest Service Contracting of Ecosystem Management? Environmental Management. Cassandra Moseley and Yolanda E. Reyes
2007 Comparing Job Quality in Logging and Forestry Services in Oregon. Journal of Forestry, 105(6): 293-300, 2007. Cassandra Moseley and Yolanda E. Reyes
2007 Socioeconomic Monitoring of the Mount Hood National Forest and Three Local Communities. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-701. Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 97 p. William M. Kay, Ellen M. Donoghue, Susan Charnley, and Cassandra Moseley
2007 People, Fire and Forests: A Synthesis of Wildlife Social Science. (Corvallis: OSU Press). Terry C. Daniel, Matthew Carroll, Cassandra Moseley, and Carol Raish, editors.
2006 Ethnic Differences in Job Quality among Forest Workers on Six National Forests. Policy Sciences, 3(2):113-133 Cassandra Moseley
2006 Socioeconomic Monitoring of the Coos Bay District and Three Local Communities, PNW-GTR-675. (Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station). Rebecca McLain, Lisa Tobe, Susan Charnley, Ellen Donoghue, and Cassandra Moseley
2006 Socioeconomic Monitoring of the Olympic National Forest and Three Local Communities, PNW-GTR-679. (Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station) Lita Buttolph, William May, Susan Charnely, Cassandra Moseley, and Ellen Donoghue
2006 Northwest Forest Plan; the First Ten Years - Socioeconomic Monitoring Interpretive Report, PNW-GTR-649 Vols. I and III. (Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station). Susan Charnley, Ellen Donoghue, Claudia Stuart, Candice Dillingham, Lita Buttolph, William Kay, Rebecca McLain, Cassandra Moseley, Richard Phillips, and Lisa Tobe.
2005 Procurement Contracting in the Affected Counties of the Northwest Forest Plan: Twelve Years of Change. PNW-GTR-661 (Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station). Cassandra Moseley
2004 Collaborative Environmental Management: What Roles for Government? (Baltimore: Resources for the Future Press). Tomas Koontz, Toddi Steelman, JoAnne Carmin, Katrina Korfmacher, Cassandra Moseley and Craig Thomas
2004 Fire Hazard Reduction and Economic Opportunity: How are the Benefits of the National Fire Plan Distributed?, Society and National Resources 17:701-716. Cassandra Moseley and Nancy A. Toth
2003 Negotiating Public Health and Agricultural Burning: a Theoretical Perspective on Community Conflict in Northern Idaho. Applied Environmental Science and Public Health 1(1):1-11 JD Wulfhorst and Max Nielsen-Pincus
2003 Environmental Management, Institutional Design, and Scales: The Case of Pacific Salmon. In Walter Rosenbauma and Hans Bressers, Achieving Sustainable Development: The Challenge of Governance Across Social Scales (Westport, CT: Praeger Press). J. Samuel Barkin and Cassandra Moseley
2003 A Review of the Vallecitos Federal Sustained Yield Unit, Carson National Forest. Kauffman, Marcus, Kathleen Fitzpatrick, and Cassandra Moseley
2002 Business and Employment Effects of the National Fire Plan in the Pacific Northwest, FY 2001. Eugene: Ecosystem Workforce Program, University of Oregon. Moseley, Cassandra, Nancy Toth, and Abe Cambier
2002 Multiparty Monitoring for Sustainable Resource Management. Eugene: Ecosystem Workforce Program, University of Oregon and Hayfork, CA: Watershed Research and Training Center Moseley, Cassandra and Lisa Wilson
2002 A Survey of Innovative Contracting in the Pacific Northwest GTR-552-02. (Portland, OR: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station). Cassandra Moseley
2001 Who Gets the Work? National Forest Contracting in the Pacific Northwest, Journal of Forestry 99(9): 32-37. Cassandra Moseley and Stacy Shankle
2001 "Institutional Problem Solving or Social Change: the Applegate and Grand Canyon Forests Partnerships" In Regina Vance, Carlton Edminster, W. Wallace Covington, Julia A. Blake, eds. Ponderosa Pine Ecosystems Restoration and Conservation: Steps Toward Stewardship. Flagstaff, Arizona, April 25-27, 2000. (Ogden UT: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station). Cassandra Moseley and Brett KenCairn
2000 Small Diameter Log Evaluation for Value-added Structural Applications, Forest Products Journal, 50 (10):48-58. Ronald Wolfe and Cassandra Moseley
2000 "Innovation in Crisis: the Applegate Partnership." In Phillip Brick, Sarah Van de Wetering, and Don Snow, eds. Beyond the Great Divide (Washington, D.C.: Island Press) Cassandra Moseley
1999 Linking Forest Employment and Forest Ecosystem Objectives in the Pacific Northwest, Community Development Journal, 34(1): 47-57. Charles Spencer
1998 The High-Skill Approach to Ecosystem Management: Combining Economic, Ecological, and Social Objectives. Preliminary Analysis of the Impacts of Selected Jobs-in-the-Woods Projects. Gerry Brodsky and Margaret Hallock