Projects

Economic Analysis

Economic Dimensions of Pacific Salmon in British Columbia.

Cumulative Impact of User Fees in Canadian Commercial Fisheries.

Economic Dimensions of Production of Enhanced Pacific Salmon at Capilano Hatchery.

Economic Value of Losses Suffered by First Nations Party to the 1911 Stuart Lake Barricades Agreement.

Economic Benefits of Clean Energy for BC First Nations.

Negotiation of an Impact-Benefit Agreement for a BC First Nation.

Economic Benefits of Fisheries Access provided by Canada under a Reconciliation Agreement with a BC First Nation.

Benefit-Cost Analysis of Open Net-Pen and Closed Containment Methods of Salmon Aquaculture in British Columbia.

ROI Analysis—Deployment of Enterprise Software.

Economic Dimensions of Skeena Watershed Salmonid Fisheries.

Yukon Treaty Contributions Assessment: Cost Assessment; Recommended Contribution Limits and Resources Tracking & Monitoring Tool.

Gap Analysis: Aboriginal Aquatic Resource and Oceans Management (AAROM) Program and the Umbrella Final Agreement.

Allocation Transfer Program Evaluation & Strategic Analysis.

Economic and Industry/Market Assessment of Processing at Sea.

Economic Dimensions of the Pacific Fishery and Inter-Sectoral Allocation. First Nations Panel on Fisheries.

Analysis of Aboriginal Fisheries. Joint Task Group on Post Treaty Fisheries.

Revelstoke Canyon Dam Unit 5 Resource Valuation Assessment.

Fisheries Impacts of Cyprus Anvil Mine Development.

Litigation

Economic Value of Losses Suffered by First Nations Party to the Stuart Lake Barricades Agreement (1911). Chief Fred Sam et al (Nak’azdli and Tl’azt’en) vs Her Majesty the Queen.

Valuation of salmon harvested for food, social and ceremonial purposes. Joseph et al vs HMTQ.

Fisheries management consultant and deponent: Canada’s only “Sea Claims” litigation. Justice Canada and Fisheries & Oceans Canada. Lax Kw’alaams vs HMTQ. Ahousaht vs HMTQ

Calculation of damages from lost stumpage revenues.

Economic Assessments of Personal Injury Damages.

Glacier Bay Oil Spill.

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill.

Negotiations

Impact-Benefit Agreement for a BC First Nation.

Economic Benefits of Fisheries Access provided by Canada under a Reconciliation Agreement.

Halibut Allocation Negotiations – Facilitator.

Economic Analysis and Negotiations Support: Pacific Salmon Treaty.

Nisga’a Task Group. Economic Analysis and Third Party Liaison/Consultations.

Industrial Inquiry Commission: Representative for Fish Processors.

Section 301 Trade Dispute Analysis.

Decision Analysis

Restoration and Enhancement Fund Budget Priorities Framework.

Framework for Prioritizing New and Emerging Fisheries for Further Research and Development.

Budget Priorities Framework for Managing Salmon Stocks in the Canadian Basin of the Yukon River.

Decision Analysis of Mine Infrastructure Siting. Taseko Mines Ltd.

Decision Analysis of Fire and Security Options. Alcan.

Decision Analysis Model for Prioritizing Proposals to the Pacific Salmon Treaty Research and Development Fund.

Iona Island Land Use Alternatives Decision Analysis.

Economic Impact Analysis

Economic Dimensions of Pacific Salmon in British Columbia.

Economic Contributions of Clean Energy to BC First Nations.

The Economic Impacts of the Sport of Golf in British Columbia.

Economic Dimensions of Skeena Salmonid Fisheries.

Economic Dimensions of Production of Enhanced Pacific Salmon at Capilano Hatchery.

Socio-Economic Framework for Ecosystem-Based Management.

Socio-Economic Baseline Analysis for the Recovery Action Plan for Threatened Woodland Caribou in the Hart and Cariboo Mountains Recovery Area.

Phasing-in Turnstiles on SkyTrain’s Expo and Millennium Lines.

Western Terminus Options for SkyTrain’s Millennium Line.

Economic Impacts of Bombardier’s Centre for Advanced Transit Solutions.

Security and Fare Compliance Options for SkyTrain.

Coho Management Strategies.

Economic Impacts of the Offshore Fishery.

Options for Increasing Carrying Capacity of Commuter Rail Line.

Socio-Economic Benefits of Enhanced Forest Management.

Reviews of Economic Analyses in Land Resource Management Plans.

  • Cassiar-Iskut-Stikine LRMP.
  • Prince George LRMP.
  • Bulkley LRMP.

Reviews of Economic Analyses in Timber Supply Reviews.

  • Sunshine Coast TSA.
  • Kingcome TSA.
  • Lillooet TSA.
  • Williams Lake, Quesnel and 100 Mile House TSAs.
  • Strathcona TSA.
  • Bulkley TSA.
  • Fort Nelson and Revelstoke TSAs.

Economic Evaluation of Enhanced Forest Management.

Review of Economic Analysis for the Lower Mainland Protected Areas Strategy.

Review of Forest Practices Code Benefits Report.

Proposed SkyTrain Vehicle Acquisition.

Business / Market Analysis

Strategic & Marketing Plan for a Private Golf Club in British Columbia.

Cumulative Impact of User Fees in Canadian Commercial Fisheries.

ROI Analysis—Deployment of Microsoft Portfolio & Project Server.

Seafood Sector Business & Training Plans for various BC First Nations.

Seafood Sector Strategic Plans for various BC First Nations.

Commercial Fishing Licence Business Plan.

Business Barriers and Constraints Study: North Island Straits Shellfish Aquaculture.

Economic and Industry/Market Assessment of Processing at Sea.

Market Research Study: Herring Spawn-on-Kelp.

Global Aquatic Biotechnology Study. Prepared in support of the Canadian Biotechnology Patenting Initiative.

Aboriginal Forestry Strategy: Guidelines and Recommendations for Forest Companies wishing to initiate Business Ventures with First Nations.

Business Development Planning.

Economic Development Strategy: Queen Charlotte Islands.

Business Plan: Fish Processing Plant.

Strategic Planning

Resource Revenue Policy for Nunavut.

Strategic & Marketing Plan for a Private Golf Club in British Columbia.

Research Plan for Pharmacy Occupational Sector Study.

Seafood Sector Strategic Plans for various BC First Nations.

21st Century Salmon Management. Workshops to develop a renewed Pacific wild salmon fishery.

Allocation Transfer Program Evaluation & Strategic Analysis.

Alternative Approaches to Retiring Commercial Fishing Licences under the Marshall Decision of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Framework for Prioritizing New and Emerging Fisheries for Further Research and Development.

Treaty Fisheries of the Future.

Aboriginal Forestry Strategy.

Strategic Planning for a Gold-Copper Mine Development.

Forecasting

Oral Health Care Labour Market Model.

  • Phase 1: Model Design, Development and Implementation. Canadian Dental Association; Human Resources Development Canada.
  • Phase 2: Provincial Models. Human Resources Development Canada.

Timber Price Forecasting Models in Canada and the United States.

Market Price System for Stumpage: Econometric Methods and Competitive Analysis.

Performance Measurement / Program Evaluation

Status of Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s Management and Research Science.

ROI Analysis—Deployment of Microsoft Portfolio & Project Server.

Evaluation Framework, Gwaii Trust Society.

Evaluation Framework. Pacific Salmon Foundation.

Allocation Transfer Program Evaluation & Strategic Analysis.

Socio-Economic Framework for Ecosystem-Based Management.

Status Report on Co-Managed Fisheries in British Columbia: paper presented at the Second Seafood Summit.

Evaluation of the Pacific Fisheries Adjustment and Restructuring—Fleet Reduction Program.

Evaluation of DFO’s Response to the Recommendations of the BC Aboriginal Fisheries Commission’s 1996 Review of the Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy.

Selective Fishing Technical Evaluation.

Evaluation of DFO’s Response to the Recommendations of the Fraser River Sockeye Public Review Board.

Review of DFO’s Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy.

Evaluation of Individual Quota Pilot Programs in the Pacific Halibut and Sablefish Fisheries.

High Level Performance Indicators for Reporting to Parliament.

Evaluation of DFO’s Pacific Region Resource Allocation.

Evaluation of the Chinook Tagging Program. Presented to the Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Evaluation Framework for DFO’s National Habitat Policy.

Modelling / Software Development

Oral Health Care Labour Market Model.

  • Phase 1: Model Design, Development and Implementation.
  • Phase 2: Provincial Models.

Employment/Job Creation Model.

Atlantic Salmon Production Models.

Compensation Valuation Model.

Base Level Program: Time Reporting Software.

Expert System for Checking Building Plans for Compliance with the Spatial Separation Requirements of the Building Code.

Business Development Model. Native Fishing Association.

Methodology Development

Principles and Methodologies for Valuing Cultural Amenities.

Resource Valuation Methodology.

Sandspit Small Craft Harbour Methodology.

Base Level Program.

Measuring the Deterrent Effect of Fisheries Law Enforcement.

Business Coaching

Strategic & Marketing Plan for a Private Golf Club in British Columbia.

Business coaching and modelling.

Policy Development

Resource Revenue Policy for Nunavut.

Policy Discussion Paper: Processing at Sea.

Selective Fishing Policy.

Discussion Document: Long Range Selective Fishing Policy.

Aboriginal Participation in the Fishery: Policy Paper.

Fish Buyers and Vendors Licensing Policy.

Policy Context: Salmon Stock Management Plan.

Peer Review

Groundfish Production Statistics—Review of Econometric Analysis.

Socio-Economic Impact Assessment for Canary Rockfish— Review.

Socio-Economic Impact Assessment for Bocaccio— Review.

Financial Performance of the Pacific Commercial Fishing Fleet— Review of Methodology.

Critique of Multiple Accounts Evaluation of Rapid Transit Options for Greater Vancouver.

Review of Benefit-Cost Analysis of Wildlife Fencing on the Inland Island Highway, Vancouver Island, BC.

Review Economic Evaluation of Protected Area Strategy for the Lower Mainland of British Columbia.

Review of Timber Supply Analysis and Socio-Economic Analysis for the Kingcome Timber Supply Area.

Review of Timber Supply Analysis and Socio-Economic Analysis for the Lillooet Timber Supply Area.

Review of “Bulkley Land and Resource Management Plan: Socio-Economic Assessment of Community Resources Board Scenarios”.

Review of “Timber Supply Analysis and Socio-Economic Analysis for the Strathcona Timber Supply Area”.

Review of “Timber Supply Analysis and Socio-Economic Analysis for the Bulkley Timber Supply Area”.

Review of “Economic Benefit-Cost Assessment of the Proposed Forest Practices Code for British Columbia”.

Critique of Timber Supply Reviews for the Revelstoke and Fort Nelson Timber Supply Areas in British Columbia.

Special Studies

Executive Summary for Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s Submission to the Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Sockeye Salmon in the Fraser River.

Research Plan for Pharmacy Occupational Sector Study.

Invited Presentation on Oral Health Care Labour Market Model.

Final Report on Species at Risk Program.

Summary Report on Selective Fisheries Program.

Discussion Document on Developing New & Emerging Fisheries in Pacific Region.

Selective Fisheries: Policies and Practice.

Selective Fisheries: Review and Evaluation.

Sustainability of Pacific Salmon—Survey of Issues.

Groundfish and Hake Allocation.

Access to Credit Proposal.

Floor Space Ratio Study.

Haida Gwaii Fisheries Data.

Transit Priorities in the Lower Mainland.

Aboriginal Forestry Strategy.

Discretionary Decision Making in Development Permitting in Vancouver and San Francisco.

Pacific Region Re-Organization.

Potential for Expert Systems in Plan Checking.

Regional Ports Master Plan—Fishing Industry Needs.

Fisheries Management Resource Requirements—Omnibus Submission to Cabinet.

BC Salmon Corporation Feasibility Study.

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