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Carl C. Trettin

Team Leader
3734 Hwy 402
Cordesville, SC 29434
Phone: 843-336-5602
ctrettin@fs.fed.us

Current Research

- Soil carbon and nitrogen cycles.
- Effects of management practices and stressors on soil processes.
- Hydrologic controls on biogeochemical cycling in wetlands.
- Wetland restoration.

Research Interests

Carbon cycle science in forested wetlands

Past Research

- Effects of sivlcultural practices on carbon and nutrient cycles in forested wetlands.

- Functional restoration of forested wetlands.

Why This Research is Important

- To ensure the sustainablity of forested landscapes.

Education

Ph.D. in Forest Soils, 1992
North Carolina State University
M.S. in Forest Soils, 1980
Michigan Technological University
B.S. in Forest Hydrology, 1976
Michigan Technological Univ.

Professional Experience

Supervisory Research Soil Scientist and Team Leader, Center for Forested Wetlands Research, Southern Research Station, US Forest Service
1994—Current
Research Scientist, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
1992—1994
Research Scientist, School of Forestry and Wood Products, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
1982—1988

Included Coordinator - Cooperative for Research on Forest Soils

Assistant Research Scientist, School of Forestry and Wood Products, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
1978—1982

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