Grainger, Susan

Registered Professional Forester (RPF), Bachelors of Forest Management, Oregon State University Adjunct Professor Research Forest Manager
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John Prince Research Forest, Chuzghum Resources Corporation - Box 2378, Fort St James, BC, Canada, V0J 1P0


Sue Grainger, RPF has been the General Manager of the JPRF since 1997. She is a Registered Professional Forester and has bachelor’s degree in Forest Management from Oregon State University. Originally from Prince George, B.C., she has worked in forestry since 1978 for a variety of employers including government, consultants, licensees and academe throughout British Columbia, the United States and the Philippines

Research and Expertise

Research Fields:
  • Biodiversity/Ecology
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • First Nations
  • Forestry
  • Natural Resources
Areas of Expertise:

Forest Ecosystem Management, Silviculture, Forestry Planning

Languages Spoken:
  • English
Not accepting graduate students

Selected Publications

Karjala, M. and Grainger, S. Coming full circle: a case study in forest co-management and the planning cycle. To be published in Proceedings – Indigeneous Earth, Praxis and Transformation, March 9-12th, 2010.

Fondahl, G., Wright, P., Yim, D., Sherry, E., Leon, B., Bulmer, W. Grainger, S. & Young, J. Co-Managing Research: Building and Sustaining a First Nations-University Partnership. UNBC Community Development Institution Publications, 2009.

Grainger, S., Sherry, E. and Fondahl, G. The John Prince Research Forest: Evolution of a Co-management Partnership. Forest Chronicle 82(4):484-495. 2006

Grainger, S. Analysis of Historical Photography to support Ecosystem Restoration. FRBC Project 2002.