Expert 522565 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 25 years working in Forestry with a specialization in forest and wildfire fuels management. My areas of expertise include wildland fuel reduction planning, timber harvest planning, forest inventory, timber marking, GPS/GIS services, and forest management planning. I am offering my services as a forestry expert witness.

Expert 464212 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience as an Arborist, my expertise is in arboriculture and the care and treatment of native California trees, especially oaks, tree risk assessments, tree appraisals, and tree protection plans. I am offering my services as an arboriculture expert witness.

Expert 508714 - NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Landscaping with experience ranging from appraisals, contractor defect cases, hazardous tree evaluation, forensics, and pre-construction analysis and protection reports. My landscaping background further includes design, tree, shrub and turf analysis, synthetic grass, disease and cultural problems. My comprehensive arboriculture and landscape knowledge includes diagnosis of plant health and recommendation for treatment, as well as the design, bid, and oversight of residential and commercial construction projects. I have over 25 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in Landscape Architecture. I am licensed in Ohio since 2001 and have a uniquely well-rounded background as a professional in the private sector, one that I supplemented by serving as the City Landscape Architect for over 7 years. I possess solid experience in the key facets of landscape architecture and site design, including landscape and planting design, site planning, and stormwater management. My body of work is diverse as well, covering a wide range of project types from public works and commercial mixed-use developments to recreational facilities and private residential gardens. Creative and skilled, I have guided my projects from feasibility study and concept design through site coordination and construction administration. By combining a finessed design savvy with a strong attention to detail, I have successfully planned and implemented countless projects that help to build community while meeting client goals.

Expert 506784

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Land Surveys with expertise in Forensic surveys. I am a Registered Professional Land Surveyor and my services regularly include: Boundary Surveys; Title Surveys, ALTA Surveys; Topographic and Tree Surveys; Utility, Street and Drainage Design Surveys; Construction Staking and As-Built Surveys, Subdivision Platting; and Forensic Surveying. My experience with Forensic Surveying includes crash scenes and industrial accident sites. I survey the scene and prepare the base maps for use by the accident reconstruction specialist in preparing their exhibits and presentations. I am also a Licensed State Land Surveyor and have past experience with projects involving staking piers. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 318775 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in arboriculture and horticulture. My expertise includes: tree caused fatalities; boundary line trees; view infringement issues; damage of trees by trespass; fire damage; herbicide damage; vegetation damage; tree value assessment; root damage issues; and pest infestation evaluation. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 135012 - AZ CA(N) NV OR WA

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience as a Professional Forester and Research Forester specializing in the understanding and management of forests. I have additional expertise in environmental science. My expertise in professional forestry includes writing state permitted plans that describe how forests will be managed while protecting beneficial uses of water, forest health, wildlife, recreation, biodiversity, and aesthetics. My additional expertise in research forestry includes conducting independent, experimental research in the fields of forest ecology and silviculture. I am also experienced in regeneration and stand development following disturbances, optimization of harvests for productivity, inter-tree competition, and tree physiology. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 134988 - OR

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in forest valuation and appraisal, timber harvest scheduling models, land management planning, forest economics, forest growth and yield, forest biometrics, timberland management, timberland acquisition and disposition, and public forest policy. My clients include federal, state, Tribal and private timberland owners and managers, financial institutions, trade associations, and environmental organizations. My modeling expertise includes simulation, optimization, and heuristics. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56024 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a landscape architect and certified arborist with expertise in residential community planning, single-family residence, commercial, and public projects. My arboriculture expertise also includes habitat restoration, native plants, xeriscape plantings, water management, insurance appraisals, valuations, tree surveys and inventories, tree preservation, and fuel management planning, with a concentration on oak trees. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 55939 - TX

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience as a plant pathologist researching concerns related to tropical fruits and citrus, in addition to research on indoor air quality problems caused by molds. My plant investigations include citrus diseases caused by viruses, nematode, and mold / fungi, in addition to post-harvest fruit decay, rot, fruit handling at packing houses, and shipping / transportation. My indoor air quality expertise includes allergies; mold remediation protocols and clearance tests; mold management / solutions; HVAC and microbial contamination; re-engineering to correct indoor air quality concerns; and water intrusion, in various buildings not limited to public and private education facilities, residential structures, medical centers, hospitals, and state and federal buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Expert 40504 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in horticulture, arboriculture, and agriculture. My expertise includes diagnostics, research, insurance investigation, and technical and advisory consultation services for architects, contractors, golf courses, municipalities, planners, recycled water suppliers, growers, nursery industry, maintenance, etc. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 20793 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in arboriculture and plant pathology issues. My areas of expertise include ornamental horticulture, diseases of ornamental plants, landscape management, landscape construction, tree and shrub plant materials, tree management and preservation, relocation of trees on construction sites, evaluation of trees for preservation, pruning, disease diagnosis and treatment, arborist reports, tree valuation, surveys and hazard evaluations, and causes of tree failure resulting in property loss and personal injury. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 20368 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in landscape architecture and arboriculture. My areas of expertise include: appraisal, tree preservation, diagnosis of tree and palm growth problems, construction impact mitigation, environmental assessment, hazard evaluation, pruning programs, species selection, and tree health monitoring. I have 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 9035 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

Ph.D. – Experienced biochemist in soil chemistry, nutrient interactions and land reclamation, revegetation and restoration, ornamental horticulture and tree horticulture, and crop management systems. Focused on the study and research of plants concerning salinity, water relations, trace element excesses, development of fertilizers and chelating agents effects, mineral needs and others.

Expert 500016 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Horticultural and Crop Consulting with expertise in the diagnosis of all crop problems, soil fertility, crop loss estimates, and agricultural land suitability assessments for private individuals or to meet government requirements. I have experience with all types of crops: tree fruit, tropical and subtropical fruit, citrus, avocados, berries, grapes, vegetables, flower and greenhouse crops, ornamental trees and shrubs, nursery crops, field crops, insects, and insect pests. I have additional experience with commercial farming and pest management. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 463344 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Arboriculture with expertise in all aspects of tree management and preservation. I have experience with tree assessment of health and vigor; tree risk assessment and hazard evaluation; pruning guidelines and maintenance recommendations; evaluation of pests and diseases; evaluation of soil conditions; evaluation of adjacent plant material and their effects; evaluation and recommendations of irrigation methods and frequency; city protected tree reports; neighbor dispute resolution; nursery value appraisals for loss or litigation purposes; and construction management of trees. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 409833 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience as a biologist in the field of Botany and Plant Sciences. I am highly knowledgeable with general biology, identification of wood plants, plant taxonomy, and local flora. My research focuses on plant and microbial taxonomy, plant and microbial molecular systematic, freshwater ecology, evolution, biogeography, agal growth, and conservation biology. My other experience includes zooplankton diversity, hydroecological engineering, algal growth on sidewalk surfaces, and tree identification. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 141915 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience in the field of Landscape, Arboriculture, Forestry, and Horticulture. My expertise includes: all types of vegetation types, soil erosion, tree, landscape construction, and/or natural area values; arboriculture, urban forestry, and landscape topics; health and condition of landscape plants; landscape and tree risk assessments; landscape and tree value appraisals; landscape and tree damage appraisals; storm damage assessments and recovery plans; “Landscape Health and Condition EvaluationsTM;” arboricultural health and condition evaluations; landscape, arboricultural, forestry, and/or environmental project management; environmental permitting and mitigation planning; municipal tree inventory and urban forest management planning; restoration planning; restoration cost estimates; damage claim reporting; damage appraisal; forest resources management; landscape management; and landscape installation and arboricultural practices. I have additional experience in improvements, including: fencing, outdoor lighting, trails, roads, and landscape drainage systems. I have prior expert witness experience.