Professor of Weed Ecology
Plant, Soil, and Entomological Sciences
Lambert Erikson Weed Diagnotic Laboratory
Dr. Tim Prather received a BS in Range Science, MS in Plant Science and a PhD in Plant Science from the University of Idaho. Tim’s research is focused on Weed Ecology. More specifically he studies invasion plant ecology, invasive plant detection with emphasis on remote sensing, and integrated pest management of weeds in pasture and wildland areas.
Tim also administers the Lambert Erickson Weed Diagnostic Laboratory that identifies, tracks and surveys for invasive plant species, provide technical and educational program support to Cooperative Weed Management Areas in Idaho, collaborate with county faculty on pasture and wildland projects. more info