Mary Tyrrell

Executive Director, Global Institute of Sustainable Forestry MODS Director MF Program Coordinator Lecturer

Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.


  • Journal Article
    Andrejczyk, K., B.J. Butler, M.L. Tyrrell, and J. Langer. “Hansel and Gretel Went for a Walk in the Forest, Landowners Walk in their Woods: A Qualitative Examination of the Language Used by Family Forest Owners.” Journal of Forestry 114.1 (2016): 52-57. DOI: 10.5849/jof.14-151
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Butler, B.J., J.H. Hewes, M.L. Tyrrell, and S.M. Butler. “Methods for increasing cooperation rates for surveys of family forest owners.” Small-scale Forestry (2016). DOI: 10.1007/s11842-016-9349-7
  • 2014

  • Journal Article
    Greene, J.L.; Butler, B.J.; Catanzaro, P.F.; Hewes, J.H.; Kilgore, M.A.; Kittredge, D.B.; Ma, Z.; Tyrrell, M.L. “Family forest owners and federal taxes.” Forest Policy and Economics 38 (2014): 219-226. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2013.10.001
  • Journal Article
    Ma, Z.; Butler, B.J.; Catanzaro, P.F.; Greene, J.L.; Hewes, J.H.; Kilgore, M.A.; Kittredge, D.B.; Tyrrell, M. “The effectiveness of state preferential property tax programs in conserving forests: Comparisons, measurements, and challenges.” Land Use Policy 36 (2014): 492-499. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2013.09.016
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Butler BJ, PF Catanzaro, JL Greene, JH Hewes, MA Kolgore, DB Kittredge, Z Ma, ML Tyrrell. “Taxing Family Forest Owners: Implications of Federal and State Policies in the United States.” Journal of Forestry 110.7 (2012): 371-380. DOI:
  • Journal Article
    Stone RS*, Tyrrell ML. “Motivations for Family Forestland Parcelization in the Catskill/ Delaware Watersheds of New York.” Journal of Forestry 110.5 (2012): 267-274. DOI: 10.5849/jof.11-015
  • Edited Book
    M. Ashton, M.L. Tyrrell, D. Spalding and B. Gentry. Managing Forest Carbon in a Changing Climate. Ed. M. Ashton, M.L. Tyrrell, D. Spalding and B. Gentry New York: Springer Publishing, 2012.
  • Book Chapter
    Henke, Lisa, Caitlin O’Brady, Deborah Spalding and Mary L. Tyrrell. “The economic drivers of forest land use and the role of markets in the United States.” Managing Forest Carbon in a Changing Climate. Ed. Ashton, Mark S., Mary L. Tyrrell, Deborah Spalding, and Bradford Gentry Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York: 2012. DOI: Springer
  • 2011

  • Book Chapter
    Lundquist, J.E., A.E. Camp, M.L. Tyrrell, S.J. Seybold, P. Cannon, and D.J. Lodge. “Abiotic Factors and Impacts of Global Environmental Change.” Forest Health: An Integrated Perspective. Castello, John D. and Ste Edition, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011.
  • Book Chapter
    Lathrop, Richard, Mary L. Tyrrell, and Myrna Hall. “Future Vision of the Highlands.” The Highlands: Critical Resources, Treasured Landscapes. Ed. Richard Lathrop Rutgers University Press, 2011.
  • 2009

  • Report
    Tyrrell Mary, Ashton Mark, Spalding Deborah, Gentry Bradford “Forest and Carbon: A Synthesis of Science, Management and Policy of Carbon Sequestration in Forests.” Yale F&ES;Publication Series Report Number 23 no. 23 Yale F&ES;Publication Series Report Number 23, 2009.
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Alexander M. Evans, Ann E. Camp, Mary L. Tyrrell, Christopher C. Riely. “Biotic and abiotic influences on wind disturbance in forests of NW Pennsylvania, USA.” Forest Ecology and Management 245.1-3 (2007): 44-53.
  • Journal Article
    Brett J. Butler, Mary Tyrrell, Geoff Feinberg, Scott Van Manen, Larry Wiseman, Scott Wallinger. “Understanding and Reaching Family Forest Owners: Lessons from Social Marketing Research.” Journal of Forestry 105.7 (2007): 348-357.