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Billy Beck, Assistant Professor, Extension Forestry Specialist

Dr. Billy Beck

  • Assistant Professor, Extension Forestry Specialist

Contact Info

236 Science II

Area of Expertise

  • Forestry
  • Riparian Management
  • Water quality


  • B.S., Forestry, Michigan State University, 2003
  • M.S., Forest Hydrology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2010
  • Ph.D., Environmental Science, Iowa State University, 2018

More Information

I serve as the Extension Forestry Specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, where I have responsibility for Forestry Extension and Education across all of Iowa’s 99 counties. My research investigates the impacts that trees, woodlands, and forests have on water quality and quantity in the Midwest.