CSTC Economic Development in Forestry



Thomas Pierre is our new CSTC Forester. Thomas comes from the Tl'azt'en Nation and he is from the Kwun Ba Whut'en (Caribou) clan.

Thomas received finished his Forestry Technician Program at the College of New Caledonia (CNC) in 1981. He has also worked in the past for the Carrier Sekani Tribal Council (CSTC) as a Forestry Advisor and Economic Development Officer. As well, Thomas has worked for Tanizul Timber Ltd. and as contractor in the Fort St. James area.

Thomas currently works with CSTC bands in the following areas:

  • Economic Development Ventures

  • Timber Sales Licenses

  • Trade Initiatives with companies in US and China

  • Local Agreements with Canfor and other forest companies