Integrated Ecological Research : Professional Services

By: Ecological Bc  09-12-2011
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of population monitoring and impact assessment programs for wildlife, fisheries, and plant species.

  • Pre and post development impact and monitoring studies.
  • Assessment of monitoring programs.
  • Use of power analysis and Monte Carlo simulation to evaluate the efficiency of existing projects and design future projects.


of DNA mark-recapture inventory and monitoring projects.


of ecological data using newer statistical methods designed to meet the attributes and assumptions of field data sets.

Population estimation

and monitoring using cutting edge methodologies:

  • Mark-recapture methods for open and closed populations using program MARK.
  • Line transect, point counts, and related methods using program DISTANCE.
  • Analysis of count data using robust methods such as generalized linear models.

Biological hypothesis driven mark-recapture and survival analysis

to test hypothesis regarding factors affecting population trend and demography using information theoretic methods

Habitat selection and occupancy models

to determine resources most selected by wildlife species

Data-driven population viability analysis

to evaluate conservation and research strategies for bird and mammal species.

Home range estimation

and analysis of habitat selection from radio telemetry data.

Teaching and workshops

Development of interactive statistical programs for teaching purposes.

Appraisal and evaluation

of inventory projects, reports and manuals.

Environmental assessment

of areas for wildlife and plant species.


of large and small mammals, amphibians, birds, and fish.

Radio telemetry

Activity monitoring and location determination from aircraft and field locations.


of wildlife species including small and large mammals, amphibians, birds and fish.

Bird banding

and call surveys for waterfowl, songbird, and raptor species.

Fisheries habitat assessment

  • Lake and stream surveys
  • Watershed assessment and restoration
  • Fish population estimation and habitat analysis

Backcountry Skills

  • Advanced orienteering (GPS, access planning, route finding)
  • Ski expeditions, snowmobiles, and ATV motorcycles
  • Extended fieldwork in remote wilderness areas

More detailed qualification statements and resumes are available upon request. Just

. Thank you.

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