About Wilfred

Wilfred Previant, PhD, is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship at Colorado State University. Wilfred teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in silviculture, applied silviculture, advanced silviculture, timber harvesting, natural resource sampling, natural resource data analysis, and dendrology.


  • Landscape patterns of forest resources
  • Adaptive management
  • Forest inventory, monitoring, and analysis
  • Ecological silviculture


PhD, Forest Science - Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI, 2015

BS, Wildlife Biology - Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO, 2003

BS, Forest Resources and Management - University of Minnesota
Saint Paul, MN, 1998