Reuter, Ron

Position Type: 
Job Title: 
Associate Professor
Forest Ecosystems & Society
Phone Number: 
(541) 322-3109
Fax Number: 
(541) 322-3139
PhD - University of Minnesota
MS - University of Idaho
BS - Penn State
Research Areas: 
  • Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Continuum
Research Interests: 
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Soil Science
Restoration Ecology, Pedology, Wetland Soils, Landscape Ecology


Graduate Major Advisor
Graduate Students: 
Courses Taught: 
CSS 366
Ecosystems of Wildland Soils
FW 479
Wetland Ecology
CSS 205
Soil Science
CSS 305
Soil Science
CSS 466
Soil Classification and Morphology
CSS 395
World Soil Resources
CSS 335
Introduction to Water Science and Policy
FOR 353
Field School
FOR 365
Current Issues in Natural Resources
CSS 408
Soil Judging
Selected Publications: 
  1. Reuter, R.J. 2007. Introductory soils online - an effective way to get online students in the field. J. Nat. Resour. Life Sci. Educ. 36:139-146.

  2. Zophy, K. and R.J. Reuter. 2006. Using topography and understory plant community characteristics to prioritize the management of western juniper (Juniperus occidentalis). Ecological Restoration. 24:280-281.

  3. Reuter, R.J. 2005. Learning Ecological Restoration at a Distance (Oregon). Ecological Restoration 23:290.

  4. Reuter, R.J. and J.C. Bell. 2003. Hillslope hydrology and soil morphology for a wetland basin in south-central Minnesota. Soil Sci. Soc. Amer. J. 67: 365-372.

  5. Reuter, R.J. and J.C. Bell. 2001. Soils and Hydrology of a Wet-Sandy Catena in East-Central Minnesota. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 65:1559-1569.