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Jeffery W. Stackhouse

Livestock and Natural Resource Advisor
Humboldt County Office
5630 South Broadway
Eureka, CA 95503-6998
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Also in:
Del Norte County Office



Research Interests: livestock science, community-based prescribed fire, integrated vegetation management, forage production, wildlife resources,  and ecosystem services



M.S. Natural Resources Management, North Dakota State University. 2012
B.S. Wildlife Resources, University of Idaho. 2010
B.S. Rangeland Ecology and Management, University of Idaho. 2010


  • Challenge Award
    Presented by California State Association of Counties,  2019

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Peer Reviewed

  • James, J; Brownsey, P, et al. (2022). Management strategies determine how invasive plant impacts on rangeland provisioning services change net revenue on California annual rangeland. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 82, 29-36. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1550742422000094?via%3Dihub
  • Pandey, P; Dharmaveer Shetty, B, et al. (2022). Physico-chemical assessment of on-farm bioconversion of organic waste in dairy farms in context to sustainability and circular bioeconomy. Environmental Technology. DOI: 10.1080/09593330.2022.2148565.
  • Hanbury-Brown, A; Stackhouse, J, et al. (2021). Elk conflict with beef and dairy producers poses wildlife management challenges in northern California. Ecology and Society. 26:1, 23. https://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol26/iss1/art23/
  • Stackhouse, J.; Quinn-Davidson, L. (2020). Is funding always worth the cost? Grasslands. 30:1, 20-21. January.
  • Quinn-Davidson, L.; Stackhouse, J. (2019). Burning by the day: Why cost/acre is not a good metric for prescribed fire. Grasslands. 29:3, 16-19.
  • Quinn-Davidson, L.; Stackhouse, J. (2019). Field Report: Building a burn trailer to support your community’s prescribed fire efforts. Grasslands. 29:3, 20-22.
  • Davy, J.; Quinn-Davidson, L., et al. (2019). Medusahead control using prescribed fire across disparate precipitation patterns. Grasslands. 29:3, 5-8.
  • Davy, J.S.; Forero, L.C., et al. (2019). Mineral status of California beef cattle. Translational Animal Science. 3, 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1093/tas/txy114
  • Stackhouse, J.; Quinn-Davidson, L. (2019). Options for prescribed fire on private lands in California. Grasslands. 29:2, 12-15.
  • Valachovic, Y.; Quinn-Davison, L., et al. (2019). Perceptions of cannabis among Humboldt County timberland and ranchland owners. California Agriculture. 73:3, 161-168.
  • Chen, Z.; Biswas, S., et al. (2019). Prevalence of Escherichia coli O157 and Salmonella spp. in solid bovine manure in California using real-time quantitative PCR. Letters in Applied Microbiology. 69, 23-29.
  • Geaumont, B.; Norland, J., et al. (2019). The influences of species richness and forb seed density on grassland restoration in the Badlands of North Dakota. Ecological Restoration. 37:2, 123-131.
  • Meyer, D.; Karle, B., et al. (2019). UC-Industry-Agency partnerships key to success in dairy water quality policy. California Agriculture. 73:1, 40-47.
  • Macon, D.K.; Baldwin, R.A., et al. (2018). Livestock protection tools for California ranchers. University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources Publication 8598. http://anrcatalog.ucanr.edu/Details.aspx?itemNo=8598
  • Stackhouse, J.; Quinn-Davidson, L., et al. (2018). Mechanical removal of Coyote Brush (Baccharis pilularis). Grasslands. 30:2.
  • Grantham, T.; Laird, A., et al. (2018). North Coast Regional Report. California’s Fourth Climate Assessment. http://www.climateassessment.ca.gov/regions/docs/20180827-NorthCoast.pdf
  • Oltjen, J; Forero, L, et al. (2017). Decision making tools: BeefTracker mobile app for tracking and analysis of beef herd pasture use and location. Translational Animal Science. 1, 250-254.
  • Stackhouse, J.; Giusti, G, et al. (2017). Game species management and economics of hunting enterprises in California grasslands. Grasslands. 27:3, 11-16. 2017.
  • Macon, D; Barry, S, et al. (2016). "Coping with drought on California rangelands." Rangelands 38(4): 222-228.
  • Davy, J; Forero, L, et al. (2016). "Drought strategies for feeding cattle grazing annual grassland." University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources Publication(8563): 1-5.
  • Davy, J.S.; Nader, G.A., et al. (2016). "Supplemental feeds for cattle operations during drought." University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources publication(8565): 1-7.
  • Davy, J.S.; Forero, L.C., et al. (2015). "Drought strategies for beef cattle culling." University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources publication(8555)
  • Stackhouse, J. W.; Schauer, C. S., et al. (2015). "Use of annual forage crops as a late-season forage for pregnant ewes, insect habitat and to improve soil health." Sheep and Goat Research Journal 30: 6-12.
  • J. W., Stackhouse; Schauer, C. S., et al. (2013). "Analysis of a sheep cover crop grazing trial in southwestern North Dakota." North Dakota Sheep Report 53: 3-5.
  • J. W., Stackhouse; K. K., Sedivec, et al. (2013). "Evaluation of three nest searching methods for Ring-necked Pheasant." The Prairie Naturalist 45: 114-117.
  • J. W., Stackhouse (2013). Ring-necked Pheasant: Evaluation of winter survival, habitat use, and current research methods of nest searching. North Dakota State University. 1-121.
  • J. W., Stackhouse; K. K., Sedivec, et al. (2012). "Importance of livestock facilities for wintering Ring-necked Pheasant." North Dakota Beef Report: 51-54.
  • J. W., Stackhouse; Geaumont, B. A. (2011). "Northern Harrier hatches Mallard nest." The Prairie Naturalist 43(3/4): 117-118.

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