On September 30th, we honour the lost children and Survivors of residential schools, their families and communities. Public commemoration of the tragic and painful history and ongoing impacts of residential schools is a vital component of the reconciliation process.
Meet Brendan Faykes, Environmental Compliance Consultant, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Brendan is an Environmental Compliance Consultant with 3.5 years of experience in the environmental industry. Mr. Faykes holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Studies with a major in Geography from Lakehead University.
We are proud to announce that our hard-working team continues to grow, and we're increasing our presence in Northwestern Ontario. Join us in welcoming Brendan Faykes and Collin McMillan, who will both be reporting out of Thunder Bay, ON.
We sat down with some of our summer students to ask a few questions to help our clients get to know them better. Meet Amelia Pattui and Tyler Marcotte, two returning students who are currently pursuing studies in the environmental field.
Meet Josie-Ann Tessier, Biologist-Project Manager, a 2021 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Josie-Ann is a terrestrial biologist with 9 years of experience in the field of biology. Her focus is on species at risk, plant community classification, desktop screenings for species at risk and natural heritage features, species at risk surveys, data management, and technical writing.
Meet Amber Watt, Junior Biologist, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Ms. Watt first came to Blue Heron as a student, then returned to Blue Heron this year, after completing her Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife. Amber has experience in the biological and environmental fields throughout Ontario, Manitoba, and British Columbia.