Elspeth Baalman


Elspeth Baalman
Forest Biometrician

A specialist mensurationist and biometrician, Els has 24 year's experience in timber resource modelling including inventory training, certification, practices and policy, biometric model development and review, log grade analysis and industry benchmarking.

Previous roles and responsibilities:

  1. Corporate inventory manager for two major (state) forest management companies
  2. Delivery of inventory training courses and certification schemes
  3. Annual valuation of softwood plantation, hardwood plantation and native forest
  4. Strategic estate modelling and short term wood scheduling
  5. Forest valuation