Expertise DescriptionI 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.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Forest fire damages; Wildfire damages to timber, wildlife, and other natural resources; Wildfire suppression cost analysis.
My consulting services include Forest management, Forest valuation, Forest economics, and Forest policy.
I deal with timber trespass issues all of the time and I have handled many timber trespass cases.
|MS||Forest Economics||Utah State University|
|BS||Environmental Studies||Utah State University|
Awards & Affiliation
Society of American Foresters
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases