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BSCN – Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, Dawson Creek, BC I am spending my fourth co-op term working as a Jr. Resource Technician for the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development in northeastern B.C. My job involves helping research silviculturists assess fire hazard at the Tumbler […]
BSCN -Department of Forest and Wood Science Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa For my fourth work term, I am continuing as a forestry research assistant at Stellenbosch University under Dr. Pierre Ackerman. In this photo, I was in Mpumalanga, South Africa conducting time study trials on the Malwa 560c harvester/forwarder. We have written the report […]
BSCN – Centre for International Forestry Research, Bogor, Indonesia I am in my third co-op term, and I am a research intern at the Center for International Forestry Research at Bogor, Indonesia. I am part of the Climate Change, Energy and Low-Carbon Development team working under the global comparative study on REDD+ project. This project […]
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BSCN – Salmon Habitat Restoration Program, Surrey, BC This summer, I worked at the Salmon Habitat Restoration Program (SHaRP) in Surrey. As the Media and PR Team Lead, I managed our social media, led our hiring campaign, while also assisting the other team leads on a day to day basis. This job not only helped […]
BUF – Farmers on 57th, Vancouver, BC For my first co-op term, I worked as an assistant urban farmer and horticultural therapy program coordinator at Farmers on 57th – a community supported agriculture (CSA) urban farm that produces organic vegetables and flowers. The farm is located in the backyards of George Pearson Center (GPC), a care […]
BSCW – Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd., Fort St. James, BC During my first Co-op work term, I worked as a Quality Control Technician at Apollo Forest Products Ltd., which is a part of Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd. Apollo produces lumber with high quality, and they also show great concern for the environment and […]
BSCN – Shanghai Disney Resort, Shanghai For my second co-op term, I work in Shanghai Disney Resort Public Affairs Department and be responsible for supporting environment affairs including Disney Park’s surrounding habitat monitor, Disney Conservation Fund relevance affairs and community environmental education. I got to spend time in the beautiful artificial eco-park besides Disney Resort […]
BUF – Royal Wood Tree Care, Delta, B.C. I continue with my previous co-op work term, working as an Arborist for Royal Wood Tree Care. Work can be disappointing when customers choose to cut down a tree because they do not want to deal with debris falling onto their driveway, or worst onto their cars. […]
For my second co-op term, I was a research assistant in the Rhemtulla lab and UFORIA lab, and I worked on a project about the multi-functionality of community gardens in the City of Vancouver.
I am currently working in the City of Surrey with SNAP – Surrey’s Natural Area Partnership. While two other teams work on Outreach and Habitat Restoration, my team cares for trees.