Sally Tinis

Deforestation Specialist

Current research and/or projects

  • develops methods for mapping permanent land-use change from forest to non-forest for input to the CFS carbon budget model and for UNFCCC requirements
  • designs and conducts analyses of remote sensing, inventory and other records with federal, provincial and private partners to estimate rates of deforestation in Canada, and
  • is member of both the Digital Remote Sensing and Carbon Accounting Teams of the Canadian Forest Service.

Education and awards

M.Sc.(Astronomy), University of British Columbia,1993

B.Sc. (Hon. Astronomy), University of Victoria, 1990

Research facility

506 West Burnside Road
Victoria, BC V8Z 1M5