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Kathryn Matthews

Kathryn Matthews

Ph.D. Student

Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Katy Matthews obtained her undergrad degree in Environmental Studies from Ithaca College in New York state. She worked at Joshua Tree National Park for eight years primarily focusing on vegetation restoration. Currently she is working at Nez Perce National Historical Park in addition to working towards a master's degree at the University of Idaho. She is working under Mark Kimsey, studying common camas (Camassia quamash), looking at the plant's preferred site characteristics and using that information to develop a restoration protocol for the rehabilitation of camas prairie habitats.

Research Interests:

  • Restoration
  • Native Plants
  • Ethnobotany

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Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133
Moscow, ID 83844-1133

Phone: 208-885-7952


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