B.A. (Hons.), Dipl. Tech. (SRMT Distinct.), RPF
Louis joined B.A. Blackwell & Associates in July 2013 as a graduate from BCIT’s Sustainable Resource Management program where he was the 2013 Coastal Silviculture Committee award recipient for outstanding achievement in silviculture studies, as well as the 2014 Wayne Cochrane Memorial Award (ABCFP) recipient for student achievement. Previous to his studies at BCIT, Louis began a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography and Geology at Morehead State University (KY) while on a tennis scholarship before transferring home to Vancouver to finish his undergraduate studies at UBC.
Since joining BA Blackwell in 2013, Louis' work has focused on forest development planning and layout (full-phase cutting permit and road permit approvals and site plans), forest health (aerial overview and ground surveys), silviculture (aerial fertilization prescription development and implementation), and forest ecology (technical field sampling support for Terrestrial Ecosystem Mapping projects).