Lebanon Reforestation Initiative (LRI) Reforestation Monitoring, USFS International – 2011 – 2014
Advised and trained LRI staff in the design and implementation of a monitoring program for evaluation of reforestation success on planting sites throughout Lebanon. Training included use of ArcPad field data collection software, Trimble Nomad ruggedized handheld computers, ArcPad Studio, and Trimble resource grade (ProXRT) GPS units, and Omnistar real-time differential positioning technology.
Oregon AspenProject, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service – 2007-2010
Managed a Conservation Innovation Grant Project to develop and demonstrate cutting edge management practices in four Eastern Oregon communities. Project responsibilities included site recruitments, landowner consultations, assessment, prescription development and contracting of forestry work, editing of management guide and leading of workshops, demonstration site visits and monitoring training.