Stephen Handler

Stephen Handler

As a Climate Change Adaptation Specialist at NIACS, Stephen’s primary role is to coordinate the Northwoods Climate Change Response Framework throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan. This effort includes preparing vulnerability assessments, engaging stakeholders across the forestry community, and planning demonstration activities to model climate-informed forest management. Stephen spends his free time cutting, splitting, stacking, and carrying firewood.

sdhandler@fs.fed.us