Forests Expert 135012 AZ

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.

Fire Science And Wild Fires Expert 135053 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience specializing in wildland fire science; field experience with fire in most forests, rangelands, and grasslands in the western United States; designed fire hazard reduction treatments in coniferous forests in the Sierra Nevada; been involved in dozens of prescribed fires including ignitions, holding, and incident commander; taught forestry including fire ecology, fire behavior, dendrology, introductory silviculture, hardwood ecosystems, fire science seminar, and disturbance ecology; and assisted in the evaluation and design of natural preserves. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Occupational Medicine Expert 453866 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Occupational Medicine with expertise in air pollution effects and community risk, ecosystem and human health, energy industries and their occupational and environmental health risks, environmental quality, environmental toxicology, ecosystem health, and relation to human health. I have additional knowledge in firefighters and occupational risk, inhalation toxicology and occupational lung diseases, occupational cancer, and pulmonary injury from and response to inhaled particles. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.