Forest Protection Contacts

Forest Protection

23 Creighton Rd.
East Shubenacadie
Colchester Co.
Nova Scotia
B0N 2H0

P.O. Box 130
Shubenacadie
Hants Co., NS
B0N 2H0

Shubenacadie Office Telephone number: 902 758-7226
Shubenacadie Office Fax number: 902 758-3210



John Ross — Acting Director, Forest Protection — Telephone number: 902 758-7216

Wanda Dahr — Administration Clerk — Telephone number: 902 758-7226

Suzette Thibodeau — Financial Coordinator — Telephone number: 902 758-7237



Risk Services

John Ross — Manager, Risk Services — 902 758-7216

Gina Penny — Provincial Forest Entomologist — 902 758-7212

Andree MacKay — GIS Specialist — 902 758-7238

Dustin Oikle — Fire Science Officer — 902 758-7215

Morgan Oikle — Junior Forest Analyst — 902 758-7214

Jeff Ogdon — Forest Health Specialist — 902 758-7015

Tanya Borgal — Forest Health Specialist — 902 758-7069



Forest Health

Justin Smith — Supervisor, Forest Health — 902 758-7099

Mike LeBlanc — Forest Health Specialist — 902 758-7213

Jacqui Gordon — Forest Health Specialist — 902 758-7014

Kris Lambert — Forest Health Specialist — 902-758-4536

Brandon Oikle — Assistant Forest Health Specialist — 902-758-7229

Rob Davis — Assistant Forest Health Specialist — 902-758-7229


Wildfire Management Group

Jim Rudderham — Supervisor, Fire Management — 902 758-7070

Scott Tingley — Fire Training Officer — 902 758-7234

Kara McCurdy — Fire Prevention Officer — 902 758-7232

Bruce Hamilton — Fire Equipment Maintenance Supervisor — 902 758-7217

Andrew Young — Fire Supply Technician — 902 758-7218

Rick Anthony — Welder — 902 758-7220

Gerry Conley — Welder / Pump Mechanic 902 758-7220

Ryan Osborne — Pump Mechanic — 902-758-7220

Anne Dillman — Assistant Fire Duty Officer — 902-758-7230