Member Directory

  • Anderson, Morgan

    Morgan is a wildlife biologist with the Omineca Region. More
  • Beirne, Chris

    Chris is a post-doc who works on how wildlife communities respond to anthropogenic disturbance and, ultimately, the implications of such changes. He has spent over 6 years living and working in areas of extreme biodiversity, including... More
  • Blair, Cheryl

    I am a Senior Biologist at Splitrock Environmental Sekw'el'was. The focus of my research is predominantly on wildlife, habitat and conservation; my current wildlife project includes mesocarnivore, wolf, grizzly and black bear distribution.... More
  • Bradshaw, Jacob

    Jake Bradshaw is a Master of Science student at the University of Northern British Columbia working under the direction of Dr. Chris Johnson. He is using a network of camera traps combined with integrated browse-pellet surveys to... More
  • Burton, Cole

    Cole Burton is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Forest Resources Management at the University of British Columbia. He is the Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Terrestrial Mammal Conservation, and Principal Investigator of UBC's... More
  • Chow, Emily

    Emily is a wildlife biologist for the Government of BC based in Cranbrook, BC. She operates a large camera grid in the southeast corner of the province as part of the Kootenay Remote Camera Wildlife Monitoring Project with the broad... More
  • Clarke, Mackenzie

    Mackenzie is a wildlife biologist for the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development in Nelson, BC. Mackenzie is also currently persuing her Masters at the University of British Columbia Okanagan,... More
  • Constantinou, Alexia

    Alexia is a MSc student in the Wildlife Coexistence and Belowground Ecology Labs in the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia. Her work focuses on the relationship between forest harvesting and wildlife – she operates... More
  • Darimont, Chris

    Chris is an interdisciplinary conservation scientist whose group is interested in applied work for wildlife, people and places. For more, see: https://web.uvic.ca/~darimont/people/chris-darimont/ More
  • Davis, Larry

    Larry is an independent biologist working in BC's Cariboo-Chilcotin region on wildlife-forestry interactions and a member of the BC Fisher Working Group. I have used camera traps to document fisher use of artificial reproductive den boxes... More
  • Dawe, Kimberly

    Dr. Kim Dawe is a professor at Quest University Canada. Kim is currently using remote cameras as part of her Sea to Sky Mammal Monitoring Project, a long-term monitoring project that is expanding in the Sea to Sky region of BC (Squamish,... More
  • Day, Andy

    Andy is the CEO of the BC Parks Foundation and a member of WildCAM's steering committee. He holds a  Ph.D in Resource and Environmental Management. Most of his career has been about making the elusive 'ecosystem approach' real through... More
  • Fennell, Mitch

    Mitch Fennell is a Research Assistant in UBC's Wildlife Coexistence Lab, as well as a Mesocarnivore Technician for the BC Conservation Foundation and Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy. Mitch has past experience studying... More
  • Fisher, Jason

    Jason is a Senior Research with InnoTech Alberta and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Victoria. Jason has helped pioneer camera trapping in Canada, and has been camera trapping for over 15 years in boreal, mountain, coastal, and... More
  • Ford, Adam

    Adam T. Ford is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of British Columbia and Canada Research Chair in Restoration Ecology. Adam's work examine the impact of human activity on the interactions among large... More
  • Foster, Samuel

    Sam Foster is a PhD student at the University of Idaho exploring how mule deer in southern B.C. seasonally distribute themselves and utilize landscapes. He is using camera traps to understand how they do so in response to members of the... More
  • Gilbert, Sophie

    Dr. Sophie Gilbert is a wildlife ecologist and assistant professor at the University of Idaho, interested in how animals respond to the rapidly changing modern world, including behavior and population and community dynamics, as well as... More
  • Harrower, Bill

    Bill is a Carnivore Conservation Professional in Conservation Science Section of the BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy and a Research Associate at in the Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences at UBC. He is... More
  • Heard, Doug

    Doug Heard retired in 2015 from his job as a wildlife biologist with both the governments of the NWT and BC and is now an independent researcher with his company, Tithonus Wildlife Research and is an adjunct professor at the University of... More
  • Hessami, Mateen

    Mateen has worked as a wildlife technician and undergraduate researcher at the University of Montana with Dr. Mark Hebblewhite since 2016 on his long-term elk/predator project at the Ya Ha Tinda, Alberta. He has managed a previously... More
  • Hirner, Joanna

    Joanna is the Conservation Specialist for the South Coast Region of BC Parks, which includes provincial parks of the Sunshine Coast, Sea to Sky, the Lower Mainland, and the Fraser Valley as far east as Skagit Valley Provincial Park. She... More
  • Jackson, Cheyney

    Cheyney Jackson is the Field Coordinator for the Marmot Recovery Foundation, a charitable organization that is working to recover the endangered Vancouver Island Marmot (Marmota vancouverensis). The Marmot Recovery Foundation uses camera... More
  • JOLIN, ERIC

    Eric Jolin is a Wildlife Biologist and recipient of the 2019 Canada's New Noah scholarship, currently working as an Island Restoration Technician for the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation. Prior to this position, he worked as an Ungulate... More
  • Justason, Taylor

    Taylor Justason is an undergraduate researcher at the University of British Columbia in the Wildlife Coexistence Laboratory. In addition to helping manage the lab's BC Parks camera grids, he has worked on the furtherance of the WildCAM... More
  • Kistowska, Kasia

    Kasia is an ecosystems biologist with Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources Operations, and Rural Development. She is currently using wildlife cameras to monitor the use of a bear wallow outside of Kitiwanga BC More
  • Klees van Bommel, Joanna

    Joanna is a Master's student in the Wildlife Coexistence Laboratory at the University of British Columbia, and is using camera traps to study human-carnivore conflict in the Capital Regional District of BC, specifically looking at black... More
  • Lamb, Clayton

    Clayton Lamb is a PhD Candidate at the University of Alberta using camera traps to monitor carnivore use of roadkill carcass pits and to reduce animal time in traps for collaring. More
  • Larsen, Karl

    Karl Larsen is a professor of wildlife ecology at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, BC. He has been using cameras to monitor rattlesnake emergence patterns from dens and the use of artificial refugia, and has used camera traps in... More
  • Lee, Joanna

    Joanna is an ecosystems technician for the Skeena ecosystems section (MoFLNRORD) in Smithers, BC. Joanna is currently using wildlife cameras to monitor the use of calving islands by the Tweedsmuir-Entiako caribou herd. More
  • McConkey, Darryn

    Darryn is the West Coat Region senior ecosystem biologist with the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources Operations, and Rural Development, working on species and ecosystems at-risk recovery and wildlife habitat management. He is... More
  • Merkens, Markus

    Markus is a Natural Resource Management Specialist with Metro Vancouver Regional Parks and has been using camera traps within regional parks for 7 years. His interests include learning more about which wildlife species occupy parks,... More
  • Miller Retzer, Connie

    Connie is an ecosystems biologist for the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources Operations, and Rural Development based out of Nanaimo, currently using Wildlife Cameras to monitor nesting at Western Painted Turtle restored/created... More
  • Mitchell, Matthew

    Matthew is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability and the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at the University of British Columbia. He uses remote cameras to study animal presence and... More
  • Morrison, Carl

    Ecosystem Biologist in the Campbell River Natural Resource District. Currently piloting the use of remote cameras for monitoring presence and seasonal activity rates of elk and deer (and predators) in designated Ungulate Winter Ranges... More
  • Muhly, Tyler

    Tyler works in the Forest Analysis and Inventory Branch with the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources and Rural Development, using data to develop information on wildlife that supports statutory decision makers in evidence-based... More
  • Naidoo, Robin

    Robin Naidoo is the Lead Scientist for Wildlife Conservation at WWF-US and an Adjunct Professor in the Institute for Resources, Environment & Sustainability at the University of British Columbia.  He leads a camera trap project in the... More
  • Patterson, Jesse

    Jesse is the Fish and Wildlife Team Lead with the Ecosystem Information Section, Knowledge Management Branch. The Knowledge Management Branch is responsible for managing all Provincial fish and wildlife inventory data (including capture,... More
  • Procko, Michael

    Michael is a M.Sc. student in the Wildlife Coexistence Laboratory at the University of British Columbia - Vancouver. Currently, he is deploying a grid of cameras over the southern regions of Golden Ears Provincial Park, as well as Malcolm... More
  • Quayle, James

    James has worked as a biologists for over 20 years. In recent years he has been the manager of BC Parks' conservation program. This program includes a number of scientists and parks staff working to conserve the ecological values within... More
  • Rutherford, Erin

    Erin Rutherford is the Conservation Coordinator for the South Coast region at BC Parks, managing wildlife camera monitoring projects in Pinecone Burke, Cypress, and Mount Seymour Provincial Parks, focusing on wildlife- park visitor... More
  • Schroyen, Gary

    Gary Schroyen is a researcher, educator and citizen scientist. Schroyen is a vocal advocator of the protection of critical wildlife corridors and of the wildlife that use them. The primary focus on camera trapping has been the study of... More
  • Stewart, Frances

    Dr. Frances Stewart is a postdoctoral researcher with NRCan and adjunct professor at the University of Victoria. Her work has involved wildlife camera trapping for identifying mammal species occurrences, movement patterns, and space use in... More
  • Sun, Catherine

    Dr. Cat Sun is a postdoctoral researcher in the WildCo Lab at the University of British Columbia. Her research focuses on spatial patterns and mechanisms of density, distribution, and dynamics of wildlife populations to inform management... More
  • Titaro, Brian

    Brian is a Registered Biology Technologist with the College of Applied Biology and a Natural Resource Management Technician with Metro Vancouver Regional Parks. His work focuses on applying the principles of conservation biology into... More
  • Wilson, Rob

    Rob Wilson is an Area Supervisor with BC Parks in the South Fraser Area (Eastern Fraser Valley). He's engaging volunteers in Citizen Science through BC Park's first Citizen Science Wildlife Monitoring Program. For the past 5 or 6 years, he... More
  • Yaeger, Scott

    Scott is a wildlife biologist who has spent a majority of his career working with mesocarnivores, but has a specific interest in fishers and fisher conservation. More