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Recovery Strategy for the Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris) in Canada



4. Recovery Team Members

Recovery team (2002-3)

  • Michael Badry, Furbearer Specialist, BC Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection
  • John Broadhead, Sierra Club of British Columbia, Marine Committee
  • Laurie Convey, Resource Management Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Christiane Cote, Communications Officer, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Carole Eros, Species at Risk Recovery Planner, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • John Ford, Marine Mammal Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Ronald Frank, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
  • Francis Gillette, Tyee Ha'wilthe, Ka:yu:kt’h’/Che:ktles7et’h First Nation
  • Michelle James, Executive Director, BC Seafood Alliance
  • Ron J. Jameson, USGS Research Wildlife Biologist (retired); Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Steven Jeffries, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Marilyn Joyce, Marine Mammal Coordinator, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Don Lawseth (Chairperson), Species at Risk Coordinator, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Lynn Lee (alternate), Marine Program Director, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund Canada
  • Deanna Lynch, Fish and Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Linda Nichol, Marine Mammal Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Michele Patterson, Marine Program Director, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund Canada
  • Cliff Robinson (alternate), Marine Ecologist, Ecosystem Services, Parks Canada Agency
  • Pippa Shepherd, Species at Risk Coordinator, Ecosystem Services, Parks Canada Agency
  • Scott Wallace (alternate), Sierra Club of BC, Marine Committee
  • Jane Watson, Marine Ecologist, Malaspina University College

Recovery team (2003-present)

  • Julie Carpenter, Biologist, Heiltsuk Fisheries Program
  • Laurie Convey (Chairperson), Resource Management Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 3225 Stephenson Point Rd., Nanaimo, BC V9T 1K3
  • John Ford, Marine Mammal Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Roger Dunlop, Uu-a-thluk (NTC) Fisheries Biologist, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
  • Rick Harbo, Program Coordinator (Shellfish-SARA(non-salmon)-Aquaculture), Resource Management, Fisheries & Oceans Canada
  • Marilyn Joyce, Marine Mammal Coordinator, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Tim Joys, BC Seafood Alliance
  • Eric Lofroth, Small Mammal Specialist, BC Ministry of Environment
  • Linda Nichol, Marine Mammal Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Paul Preston, Aboriginal Fisheries, Fisheries & Oceans Canada
  • Cliff Robinson (alternate), Marine Ecologist, Parks Canada Agency, Western Canada Service Centre
  • Pippa Shepherd, Species at Risk Co-ordinator, Parks Canada Agency, Western Canada Service Centre
  • Terese Smith, Chief Councillor, Ka:yu:kt’h’/Che:ktles7et’h First Nation
  • Scott Wallace, Sierra Club of BC, Marine Committee
  • Jane Watson, Marine Ecologist, Malaspina University College
  • Kim West, Species at Risk Recovery Planning Coordinator, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Clint Wright, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

Sea Otter Oil Spill Response Recovery Implementation Group (2004-present)

  • Sheryl Barber, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
  • Chris Battaglia, Focus Wildlife
  • Julie Carpenter, Biologist, Heiltsuk Fisheries Program
  • Laurie Convey (Chairperson), Resource Management Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 3225 Stephenson Point Rd., Nanaimo, BC V9T 1K3
  • Andrew Day, Executive Director, West Coast Aquatic Management Association
  • Craig Dougans, Manager of Operations/Maintenance, Burrard Clean Operations
  • Roger Dunlop, Uu-a-thluk (NTC) Fisheries Biologist, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
  • Lana Emo, Focus Wildlife
  • Jeremy Fitz-Gibbon, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
  • Martin Haulena, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
  • Tim Joys, BC Seafood Alliance
  • Eric Lofroth, Small Mammal Specialist, BC Ministry of Environment
  • Linda Nichol, Marine Mammal Biologist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Stafford Reid, Emergency Planning Analyst, BC Ministry of Environment
  • Cliff Robinson (alternate), Marine Ecologist, Parks Canada Agency, Western Canada Service Centre
  • Pippa Shepherd, Species at Risk Co-ordinator, Parks Canada Agency, Western Canada Service Centre
  • Terese Smith, Chief Councillor, Ka:yu:kt’h’/Che:ktles7et’h First Nation
  • Lisa Spaven, Marine Mammal Incident Response Program, Fisheries & Oceans Canada