Betsy Glenn

Research Coordinator U.S. Geological Survey


Betsy Glenn is the Research Coordinator for the Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center. She is a population ecologist with expertise in the conservation and management of threatened and endangered species. The majority of her research has addressed responses of wildlife populations in forest ecosystems to changes in habitat and climate. She holds a B.A. in Biology from Oberlin College, an M.S. in Wildlife Biology from the University of Vermont, and a Ph.D. in Wildlife Science from Oregon State University. Betsy’s dissertation research developed statistical models to examine associations between weather and climate and annual survival, reproduction and rates of population change of northern spotted owls in Washington and Oregon.