Member Directory

  • Finnegan, Laura

    Laura leads the Caribou Program at fRI Research, Hinton, Alberta. The Caribou Program team works with partners across sectors to carry out applied research on caribou recovery and conservation.
  • Fisher, Alina

    Alina Fisher is a PhD student in Environmental Studies at the University of Victoria. She is using camera trap surveys in conjunction with repeat photo techniques (mountainlegacy.ca) to look at how wildlife community assemblages change as...
  • Fisher, Jason

    Jason is Adjunct Professor at the University of Victoria and Head of the Applied Conservation Macro Ecology Lab (ACME). Jason has helped pioneer camera trapping in Canada and has been camera trapping almost 20 years in boreal, mountain,...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Gallis, Alex

    Alex Gallis is currently a Biologist in Training through the College of Applied Biology. He is working as an environmental technician for a gold mine within the Golden Triangle of BC and is hoping to enter into a master's program in 2022....
  • 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...
  • Gow, Elizabeth

    Elizabeth Gow is a Liber Ero Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Guelph, where she studies the impacts of domestic cats on birds and other wildlife. Elizabeth uses trail camera surveys to find...
  • Granados, Alys

    Alys Granados is WildCAM's Science Coordinator and a postdoc in the WildCo Lab at UBC. She is using WildCAM data to study how mammal species and communities respond to changes in land use and recreation in BC and AB. Alys earned her PhD...
  • Greenberg, Saul

    Saul Greenberg is an Emeritus Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary, specializing in Human Computer Interaction. He is also the developer of the Timelapse Image Analysis System for Camera traps, a...
  • Griggs, Emma

    Emma Griggs is the Program Manager of Wildlife Forever at the BC Parks Foundation. Emma works closely with the WildCo lab as the Communications, Outreach and Engagement Coordinator, to bring a monthly newsletter, blog, and other...
  • 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...
  • Hazette, Romane

    Romane Hazette is an ethologist from Belgium who moved in Alberta in 2019. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology (University of Liège, Belgium) and a Master's degree in Ethology (University of Sorbonne Paris Nord, France). She is...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...