Ken  Diebel
Ken  Diebel

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riparian ecology, wetland ecology
effective communications
Ken Diebel
Riparian Biologist


  • Restoring wetland and riparian areas to proper functioning condition, primarily in eastern Oregon.
  • Improving communication among all stakeholders to ensure effective natural resource management.
  • Helping students understand the right way to restore ecosystems and communicate effectively.
OSU Campus
Fisheries and Wildlife
104 Nash Hall Corvallis, OR 97331
United States


Effective Communications

Wetland and Riparian Ecology

Restoration Ecology



  • Born and raised in Denver, CO
  • Married 30 + years
  • Two kids
  • Many animals



  • Kansas State University, Agricultural Journalism, 1993 - 1994
  • Ph.D. Virginia Tech, Forest Ecology/Genetics, 1989
  • M.S. Colorado State University, Forest Ecology/Genetics, 1986 
  • B.S. Colorado State University, Forest Management, 1984 
I can serve on graduate committees

Fun Fact

Avid hunting dog trainer, horseman, and blues music enthusiast.