Flavia Koch

Senior Aquatic Biologist

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EDUCATION

PhD – Biological Sciences

Professional Biologist – Association of Professional Biologists of Alberta (ASPB)

Flavia has acquired more than 15 years of experience as a scientist before joining Green Plan’s team. As a scientist, she conducted field work collecting systematic data on several aspects of vegetation and wildlife. She also performed plant and fauna surveys, sampled, and applied several methods to investigate forest structure. She designed and conducted research projects for which she developed work plans, estimated, acquired, and managed budgets

At Green Plan, Flavia’s role has been mainly connected with the aggregate industry, working on operations in public and private land. She is involved throughout the entire process from baseline field data collection through final approval of new operations and final reclamation certification. This includes proposal writing and initial meetings with clients and regulators, field assessments, applications for approvals and permits, and report writing and submission. She also assists clients with non-compliance issues, amendments, and renewals of on-going operations.

Flavia’s technical skills include field data collection, statistical data analysis, Geospatial Information System (GIS) analysis, regulatory permitting, technical report writing.