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Chris West

Geospatial Scientist
Pacific Forestry Centre
506 Burnside Road West
Victoria, British Columbia, V8Z 1M5

Tel.: (250) 298-2414


  • member of the National Forest Information System (NFIS) project office
  • develops software in support of research projects and computing system infrastructure, and
  • areas of interest include Web Mapping Services (WMS), image analysis tools, and Geospatial Data analysis.


  • B. Ed.( Mathematics, minor in Social Studies), University of Regina, 1996; B. Sc. (Computer Science), University of Victoria, 2003.


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