Timber Cruising Div 4

Direct West Natural Resources LLP,

Division Four, Timber Cruising,

Administrator: Dean Stratton, CEO
Tel: +1-250-303-0940,
Email: directwest_companies@hotmail.com

Trent Hann
518 J.R. Smallwood Blvd.
Gambo, NL A0G 1T0
(709) 721-1184 (cell)
(709) 674-5158 (home)


2011 Conservation Law Enforcement Advanced Diploma
College of the North Atlantic
Stephenville, NL
2009 Forestry Resources Technician Diploma
College of the North Atlantic
Corner Brook, NL
2008 Fish & Wildlife Technician Diploma
College of the North Atlantic
Corner Brook, NL

2005 High School Diploma
Jakeman All Grade School
Trout River, NL

2015 to Present Conservation Officer III
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Department of Fisheries and Land Resources – Forestry Services Branch
Gambo District Office
Gambo, NL

  • Full range of regional programs related to forest ecosystem
    management and the integrated management of natural resources
  • Operational planning, monitoring, mapping and other associated
    activities in harvesting, silviculture, resource roads, forest fire
    suppression, problem wildlife response and other related activities
  • Delivery of the department’s compliance programs and
    environmental management system (EMS) to ensure compliance
    with applicable legislation, regulations and EMS procedures
  • Deliver educational presentations and provide public relations
    and information
  • Provide direction and supervision, and perform other related
    duties as required
    2015 Forest Ranger II
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Forestry and Agrifoods Agency – Forestry Services Branch
    Bishop’s Falls District Office
    Bishop’s Falls, NL
  • Forest fire suppression activities
  • Supervise staff in the fire suppression program
  • Complete weekly work plans and attendance forms
  • Prepare and maintain forest fire equipment
  • Prepare fire reports and supervise completion of reports
  • Other related duties as required
    2014 – 2015 Supervisor
    The Maritime Link Project (E13-88a) – Majors Logging Limited
    Emera Newfoundland & Labrador Holdings Incorporated (ENL)
    Southwestern and Central Newfoundland
  • Supervise right-of-way clearing and snow clearing
    operations for transmission line development
  • Present daily safety meetings and work plans to
    crew members
  • Safety, environmental & quality monitoring activities
  • Plan and prepare access trails
  • Timber cruising and GPS traversing
  • Coordinate and maintain heavy forestry equipment
  • Other various duties as required
    2012 – 2015 Conservation Officer I
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Department of Natural Resources – Forestry Services Branch
    Paddy’s Pond District Office
    St. John’s, NL
  • Forest fire suppression
  • Nuisance wildlife response
  • Public awareness and education
  • Other related duties including but not limited to;
    ecosystem management, silviculture projects, resource roads,
    inventory, and other resource management duties

2011 – 2013 Foreman/Forestry Technician
Majors Logging Limited – Kruger
Corner Brook Pulp & Paper Limited
Deer Lake, NL

  • Supervise timber harvesting operations
  • Timber cruising and GPS traversing
  • Plan and prepare road access and harvest block layout
  • Coordinate and maintain forestry heavy equipment
    2011 Outdoor Guide
    Ocean Quest Incorporated
    Trout River, NL
  • Kayaking tours
  • Zodiac boat tours
    2009 General Labourer
    Model Forest of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Lomond River Salmon Habitat Enhancement Project
    Wiltondale, NL
  • Removal of instream debris
    2008 Forestry Technician
    Hearn Consulting Incorporated – Kruger
    Corner Brook Pulp & Paper Limited
    Pasadena, NL
  • Access road layout
  • Road profiling
  • Compliance inspections
  • Timber scaling

Volunteer Experience:
2012 – 2016 Volunteer Firefighter
Trout River Volunteer Fire Department
Trout River, NL
2009 Ecological Monitoring Internship
Parks Canada – Gros Morne National Park
Rocky Harbour, NL

  • Salmon monitoring program
  • Wildlife surveys
  • Ecosystem habitat enhancement
    Professional Certifications:
    2020 Planning Section Chief (L-962, S-440)
  • ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Training Program
    2019 Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
    2019 Hover Exit Certification 2019
    2019 Wildland Fire Crew Member Training S-131
    2019 Cartography Certificate (ESRI)
    2019 Standard First Aid/CPR B/AED
    2019 Resource Unit Leader (L-965)
  • ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Training Program
    2018 Chemical Immobilization of Wildlife Course
    2018 Power Line Hazards Safety Certificate
    2017 Intermediate Incident Command System Training (ICS) – 300
    2017 Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System Certificate
    (WHMIS 2015)
    2016 Local FireSmart Representative Workshop
    2016 Snowmobile Operators Course
    2016 Timber Scaler’s Certificate

2016 French Language Training Program
Canada School of Public Service
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador – French Services

2015 Use of Force/Officer Safety Training
2012 Incident Command System Training (ICS) – 200
2012 Chainsaw Safety Certificate
2012 Crew Leader Course


3542 Marigold Drive, Trail BC V1R 2X6 Canada (250) 231-6708 stdevuono.timberland@gmail.com
Qualification Highlights
Registered Professional Forester(RPF) with 20+ Years of practical Forestry/Resource Management
experience – responsible for managing for Environmental, Economic and Social Values.
Extensive experience in the creation of various types of plans, prescriptions and reports
University Degrees – University of British Columbia Bachelor of Science in Forestry and Biology
2006-Present Timberland Consultants 2001 Ltd., Nelson, BC- Project Manager/Development Forester

  • Project Management/Crew Supervision (i.e. conduct meetings and field visits to provide direction
    to field staff and assess/monitor work quality and review all field personnel data/documents/reports)
  • Providing professional services for major licensees in Southern British Columbia for over 15 years
  • Supervision of Full-phase/Multi-phase Timber Development (>200,000m3 per year), including road
    and block layout in areas with multiple resource values. Over 10 years experience in layout for
    multiple harvesting systems. Over 5 years experience in road and cutblock engineering within areas
    of complex terrain and multiple resource values in the past 10 years
  • Total Chance Planning for development, by completing analyses to ensure consistency with all
    types of Higher Level Plans and Forest Stewardship Plans (FSPs) (i.e. Ensure proper management
    of all applicable resources, stakeholder properties/licenses, public concerns, Indigenous rights, etc.).
  • Site Plan Field Data Collection (i.e. Site Visits/Assessments) and Site Plan Creation
  • Creating Development Plan/Timber Sale Project Deliverables which encompass all stages of
    development for BC Timber Sale’s Management Areas (includes preparation of all planning reports
    and formal planning documents)
  • Visual Impact Assessments, Stream and Riparian Assessments (i.e. Field Surveys/Assessments)
  • Creation of all types of Variance Request documents and OGMA replacement documents/reports
  • Data Management within BC Timber Sales Data Management System, Cengea/Genus/LRM
  • Member of the Safety Committee
    2005-2006 I.S. System, Trail, BC- Forest Technican/RPF
  • Timber Cruising
  • Road and Boundary Layout for Atco Wood Products
  • GPS’g and Traversing Roads and Cutblocks for Atco Wood Products
    2004-2005 Forsite Consultants Ltd., Grande Prairie, AB- Project Manager/RPF
  • Project Management/Crew Supervision
  • Site Plan Data Collection and Document Preparation
  • Road and Timber Reconnaissance and Layout, Timber Cruising and Silviculture Surveys

2000-2004 EP Runtz & Associates, McBride, BC- Forest Technician/RPF

  • Project/Crew Supervision
  • Forest Development Planning
  • Road and Timber Reconnaissance and Layout
  • Site Plan Field Data Collection and Site Plan Preparation
  • Stream Assessments and Electrofishing
  • Timber Cruising & Reconnaissance
  • Fall and Burn and Baiting for Bark Beetle Management/Forest Fire Management
  • Certification and Professional Development
  • First Aid Level I – (expires April 2022)
  • WHMIS certified (2020)
  • S-100 – Fire Suppression and Safety
  • Certified Crew Supervisor for Backpack Electrofishing
  • Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, and mapping
  • Bachelor of Science – Forestry (Integrated Resource Mgmt.)
    University of British Columbia; Vancouver, BC

Bachelor of Science – Biology
University of British Columbia; Vancouver, BC


Bill Edwards – Parts Manager (Glacier Honda) / President (West Kootenay Smoke n Steel)
254 2nd Ave. Trail, BC V1R 4V3 (250)368-3127

Doug MacPherson, RPF – Practices Forester– BC Timber Sales Arrow Field Team.
109 Hwy 23 Nakusp, BC V0G 1R0 (250)265-3685 ext.2225 (250)354-3502

Ben Newman, RPF – Provincial Manager – Natural Resources Division Crown Land Operations.
2570 Route 180 South Tetagouche, NB E2A 7B8 (506)547-2281

Christoph Gebauer, RFT – Operations Technologist– BC Timber Sales Arrow Field Team.
109 Hwy 23 Nakusp, BC V0G 1R0 (250)265-3685 ext.2236. (250)265-9078

1 thought on “Timber Cruising Div 4

  1. Pingback: Welcome to DWNR WMS LK « Direct West Natural Resources LLP

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s