Karen Bennett

FULL EXTENSION STATE SPECIALIST/PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-4861
Office: Cooperative Extension, Nesmith Hall Rm 212, Durham, NH 03824
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Karen Bennett joined UNH Cooperative Extension in 1979. She worked in Hillsborough and later in Merrimack county as a County Forester helping people care for their forest land. She shared information about forest and wildlife management, current use taxation, selling timber, growing Christmas trees, caring for shade trees, identifying trees, trail and road layout, forest ecology, soils and many other topics of concern to woodlot owners. She assumed her Extension Specialist role in 1996 where she specializes in private forest lands management providing education to landowners, land managers, conservation volunteers, and public decision makers.

Education

  • M.S., University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., University of New Hampshire