Kevin Fetherston

Kevin is a forest, wetland and river ecologist specializing in riverine, riparian and wetland restoration; riparian and wetland ecosystem functional assessments; and riparian restoration forestry.  His academic training has been in forest ecology, and forest ecosystem analysis, with a focus on riparian forest ecosystems.  Currently, his research and practice interests include: (a) design and construction of riverine, wetland, and riparian restoration projects; (b) identification and assessment of processes that generate and maintain riverine and riparian ecosystems, communities, and landscapes; and (c) design of landscape scale riverine/riparian restoration strategies.  His projects have included riverine, estuarine, and forested ecosystems in the Pacific Northwest, American West, Alaska, Mid-Atlantic, and New England regions of North America.  He has served as a part time lecturer at the University of Washington and has taught numerous professional courses in stream and wetland restoration, wetland functional assessment, wetland jurisdictional delineation and wetland stormwater system design.

Kevin Fetherston
Kevin Fetherston

PhD, PWS

Riparian / Wetland Ecologist