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Richard Ogle

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Richard Ogle

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Ph.D., State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University

M.S., State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University

B.S., University of Idaho

Professional Experience Outside of Academia:
  • Co-Founder and President of Applied Earth Sciences, a 150-person environmental consulting firm with offices throughout the Southeastern United States and a joint venture in Buenos Aries, Argentina. The main area of work was investigation and remediation of environmental problems created by the petroleum industry.
  • Environmental Scientist in the Environmental Engineering Department of Brown & Root, Inc. (now known as KBR). Wrote proposals and managed projects dealing with environmental issues.
  • Founder and President of Agrorecoursos, S.A., an environmental consulting firm in Guatemala, Central America. Worked throughout Central America and the Caribbean.
  • Technical Assistance Specialist for the Inter-American Institute of Agricultural Sciences, one of the specialized institutes of the Organization of American States. Worked throughout Mexico, Central America and Panama on agricultural and natural resources projects. Projects ranged from increasing rice and bean yields for small farmers to developing a master plan for the creation of a national park system for the country of Panama.   

Writing in the sciences, with an emphasis on biological sciences

Environmental writing

Proposal writing

Technology and communication

Ogle, Richard. "Parques Nacionales: Un Plan de Desarrollo" (Panama), Food and Agricultural Organization. FO:SF/PAN 6 Informe Tecnico 10, Rome, Italy, (1973).

Ogle, Richard. "Estudio de Preinversion Para el Desarrollo Regional de la Cuenca del Rio Escondido Nicaragua, Estudio Forestal," Tahal Consulting Engineers, Ltd., Managua, Nicaragua, (1973).

Ogle, Richard. "Metodo Para Un Analisis Formal y Operativo del Sector Publico Agropecuario," IICA, San Jose, Costa Rica, (Feb. 1975).

Ogle, Richard. "Metodo Para Un Analisis de la Gestion del Sistema Institucional Agropecuario a Nivel Rural," IICA. San Jose, Costa Rica, (December, 1974).

Ogle, Richard. "Institutional Development in Costa Rica Within a Sectorial Development Plan," IICA. San Jose, Costa Rica, (April 1974) (with others of the IICA Management Program).

Ogle, Richard. "Informe Sobre el Proyecto de Asistencia Tecnica para Fortalecimiento Institucional del Ministerio de Desarrollo Agropecuario (Panama)." IICA, San Jose, Costa Rica, (May 1974).

Ogle, Richard. "Institutional Factors to Encourage Interagency Cooperation in the Management of Natural Resources," Public Administration Review. Vol. XXXII:1 (Jan-Feb. 1972).

Ogle, Richard. "Socioeconomic Patterns of Outdoor Recreation Use Near Urban Areas." Journal of Leisure Research. 4.1 (Winter 1972).

Ogle, Richard. "Organizacion y Administracion de Un Servicio Forestal," published in the proceedings of Panel Sobre Organizacion y Administracion para el Desarrollo Agropecuario en America Latina, Turrialba, Costa Rica, (1968).

Ogle, Richard. “Communication and Decision-Making in the Administration of Venezuela’s Renewable Natural Resources.” Dissertation. State University of New York.


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