These Forests are Ours

Episode 1 Forestry and You with Brian Sumner and Barb Wadey

June 22, 2020 BCIFM
These Forests are Ours
Episode 1 Forestry and You with Brian Sumner and Barb Wadey
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These Forests are Ours
Episode 1 Forestry and You with Brian Sumner and Barb Wadey
Jun 22, 2020
BCIFM

In this episode, we discuss the past, present, and future of BC interior forestry with experts Brian Sumner and Barb Wadey.

Brian has been with the BC Interior Forestry Museum since its inception in 1999 and has served as board Chair for the past several years. Brian has had a varied and lengthy career background as a logger, log house builder, youth probation officer, child welfare worker,  supervisor and consultant. He was recently named Citizen of the Year by the Revelstoke Rotary Club for his volunteer work.

Barb is on the Board of the BC Interior Forestry Museum. She has 35 years employment with the Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resources and has worked in Port McNeil, Fort St John, Dawson Creek and Revelstoke. Her most recent positions as a Professional Forester were Stewardship Forester and Compliance and Enforcement Forester. Both positions involved evaluating Forest Tenure holders practices and performance in relation to the Forest and Range Practices Act.

 

Show Notes

In this episode, we discuss the past, present, and future of BC interior forestry with experts Brian Sumner and Barb Wadey.

Brian has been with the BC Interior Forestry Museum since its inception in 1999 and has served as board Chair for the past several years. Brian has had a varied and lengthy career background as a logger, log house builder, youth probation officer, child welfare worker,  supervisor and consultant. He was recently named Citizen of the Year by the Revelstoke Rotary Club for his volunteer work.

Barb is on the Board of the BC Interior Forestry Museum. She has 35 years employment with the Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resources and has worked in Port McNeil, Fort St John, Dawson Creek and Revelstoke. Her most recent positions as a Professional Forester were Stewardship Forester and Compliance and Enforcement Forester. Both positions involved evaluating Forest Tenure holders practices and performance in relation to the Forest and Range Practices Act.