Clients

We’ve had the privilege of working for clients on a range of issues in different communities and countries around the world.

 

Third Party Certification

  • Rainforest Alliance
    Lead FSC Chain of Custody and Forest Management auditor in Western Canada. Carbon auditing against VCS and BC FCOP standards in British Columbia and Alaska.
  • Cornerstone Standards Council
    Field testing draft standards and systems development for aggregate certification program in Ontario
  • Scientific Certification Systems
    Auditor and local expert for VCS and CBBA audits in British Columbia
  • PriceWaterhouse Coopers
    Chain of custody auditor
  • Coast Eco Timber
    System development and FSC cerification support for underwater logging in Lake Gatun, Panama
  • Coastal First Nations (Turning Point Initiative)
    Research and program development to support First Nations’ understanding of FSC certification
  • Forest Stewardship Council (International)
    IGI Group Technical Writer.
  • Spearhead Timberworks Ltd.
    FSC Chain of Custody advisor for custom timberframe company in Nelson, BC
  • Soil Association / WoodMark
    Lead auditor for Forest Management and Chain of Custody surveillance audits in Western Canada

Strategic Land Use Planning

  • Ktunaxa Nation Council
    Cranbrook, Tobacco Plains, Creston and Columbia Lake, BC
  • T’éxelc Indian Band
    Williams Lake, BC
    Community based land use planning and policy development
  • Nuxalk First Nation
    Bella Coola, BC
    Strategic Land Use Planning and community outreach on the Central Coast
  • Metlakatla First Nation
    Metlakatla, near Prince Rupert, BC
    Strategic Land Use Planning and community outreach on the North Coast
  • Nanwakolas Council
    Based in Campbell River, representing several communities on northern Vancouver Island and the mainland coast
    Marine Use Planning and capacity building for several Vancouver Island communities
  • Bonaparte First Nation
    Strategic Planning and review of proposed Forest Development Plans
  • Cowichan First Nation
    Community Forest License application for Cowichan First Nation
  • Wuikinuxv First Nation
    Rivers Inlet, BC
    Strategic Land Use Planning, government to government negotiations, conservation area management planning and community outreach on the Central Coast.

Facilitation, Mediation and Training

Wildland Urban Interface Forestry

  • Regional District of Central Kootenays
    Develop Community Wildfire Protection Plans, write fuel management prescriptions and implement forest fuel reduction project with local contractors in over a dozen communities
  • Village of Kaslo
    Design and help implement a collaborative group led by local stakeholders to build public support for forest fire preparedness.
  • Various private landowners
    Develop forest management plans, write prescriptions for fuel modification treatments, identify markets for merchantable timber and assist with forest management.
  • Kaslo and District Community Forest Society
    As Business Manager helped to make wildland urban interface fire preparedness a priority including design of a collaborative model for stakeholder engagement.