William A. Niering



William A. Niering, 1924-1999

Lucretia L. Allyn Professor of Botany and Research Director of the Connecticut College Arboretum


"Each of us must realize that he or she is part of a complex living system that would continue to function quite beautifully without us and that our challenge is therefore to work for a sustainable earth society that mimics the natural system all around us." -William A. Niering

Activities in Memory of Dr. William Niering by Glenn D. Dreyer, Charles and Sarah P. Becker '27 Arboretum Director

Memorial from Restoration Ecology Vol. 7 No. 4, pp. 319-320, by Edith B. Allen and Marjorie M. Holland, December 1999

Nature Preserve Named for William A. Niering

Resolution of Respect by Richard H. Goodwin in Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, pp. 13-14, January 2000

A Remembrance of Bill Niering by R. Scott Warren, Professor of Botany

William A. Niering Curriculum Vitae

In Memoriam from Society of Wetlands Scientists Bulletin Vol. 16 No. 4, pp. 25-26, by Don Ferlow and Mary Kentula, December 1999 

Memorial Minute by R. Scott Warren, Professor of Botany