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Department of Botany

College of Agriculture, Life Sciences and Natural Resources

Dennis Knight

Professor Emeritus



B.A., Augustana College, 1959
M.A., University of Wisconsin,1961
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1964

Professor of Botany, 1979
Professor Emeritus, 2000

Recent Publications and Presentations

 Knight, D. H. 2014. The ancient history and uncertain future of western forests. Western Confluence, summer, issue 2, p. 29. Ruckleshaus Institute, University of  Wyoming, Laramie.

Knight, D.H., G.P. Jones, W.A, Reiners, and W.H. Romme. 2014. Mountains and Plains: The Ecology of Wyoming Landscapes,2nd ed. Yale University Press, New Haven.

Knight, D.H., and D.G. Sprugel. 2015. History of ESA’s Historical Records Committee. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 96 (Jan).

Knight, D.H. 2015. From phytosociology and plant evolution to ecosystem analysis. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 96 (April) 96:209-10.

Knight, D.H. 2015. The ecology of Wyoming landscapes: Twenty years of change. Presentation to a joint meeting of the Wyoming Association of Conservation Districts, Wyoming Weed and Pest Council, and Wyoming Section of the Society for Range Management, held in Laramie, November 4, 2015. 

Contact Us

Department of Botany, 3165

Aven Nelson Room 114

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 1-307-766-2384

Fax: 1-307-766-2851


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