Bart Johnson, Department of Landscape Architecture

Academic Areas:
Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Wildfires, Climate Change

Bart Johnson is an academic expert in landscape architecture, biodiversity conservation, landscape design, climate change adaptation, and urban ecology, with a particular emphasis on wildfire risk management and biodiversity conservation. At the University of Oregon, he is a professor and head of the Department of Landscape Architecture. Both Bart's teaching and research focus on the integration of ecology into landscape design, planning, and management. His current research investigates the challenges posed by climate change for regional ecosystems and human settlements, including impacts on plants, wildlife, and people.

Contact: | 541-346-3688


Recent Media: 
3 wildfire lessons for forest towns as Dixie Fire destroys historic Greenville, California (The Conversation, August 6, 2021)
UO experts: Wildfires across Oregon herald one possible future (Around the O, Sept. 11, 2020)
UO students re-imagine Mt. Pisgah Summit (KLCC, Feb. 16, 2020)
People, landscapes & wildfire (Jefferson Public Radio, Nov. 8, 2019)
UO prof heads project to help people adapt to wildfire risks (Around the O, Oct. 15, 2019)
Landscape architecture professor’s research honored nationally by CELA (Around the O, April 25, 2014)
Scientists focus on on endangered prairies (Around the O, March 13, 2013)
Climate-controlled time machine tests prairie future (Voice of America, June 22, 2011)