About

We help organizations understand biological systems.

We do this through data analysis, database design and software development.

What’s in a name?

Poisson is the French word for fish and the name of a statistical distribution of fundamental importance in population ecology.

Publications

Wolverines (Gulo gulo) in a changing landscape and warming climate: A decadal synthesis of global conservation ecology research

Kootenay Lake kokanee (Oncorhynchus nerka) collapse into a predator pit

Recent Developments in Species Sensitivity Distribution Modeling

Analyses

Duncan Lardeau Juvenile Rainbow Trout Abundance 2021

The suggested citation for this analytic report is: Thorley, J.L. and Amies-Galonski, E. (2021) Duncan Lardeau Juvenile Rainbow Trout Abundance 2021. A Poisson Consulting Analysis Appendix. URL: https://www.poissonconsulting.ca/f/1275560691. Background Rainbow Trout rear in the Lardeau and Lower Duncan rivers.

Mica Dam Expansion Water Temperature and Fish Indexing Study 2020

The suggested citation for this analytic appendix is: Thorley, J.L. & Amies-Galonski, E. (2021) Mica Dam Expansion Water Temperature and Fish Indexing Study 2020. A Poisson Consulting Analysis Appendix. URL: https://www.

Lower Columbia River Fish Population Indexing 2020

The suggested citation for this analytic report is: Thorley, J.L. & Hussein, N. (2021) Lower Columbia River Fish Population Indexing 2020. A Poisson Consulting Analysis Appendix. URL: https://www.poissonconsulting.ca/f/392669554. Background In the mid 1990s BC Hydro began operating Hugh L.

Posts

Andrea Kortello has joined our Team!

Welcome Andrea Kortello Poisson Consulting has hired Andrea Kortello as an Ecologist. Andrea brings to us her extensive experience leading projects on carnivore ecology and conservation as well as working on odonates and trout.

Charley Jolley has joined our Team!

Welcome Charley Jolley Poisson Consulting has hired Charley Jolley as a part-time Administrator. Charley brings to us her extensive experience as a Media Relations Assistant, Business Support Officer, Bookkeeper, Associate Producer, Office Coordinator and Records Clerk!

Shiny Upload App

We are pleased to announce that we can now efficiently deploy user-friendly web interfaces for clients to upload different types of data including punched excel workbooks, scanned field cards, photographs, logger downloads and GPS tracks.

Nadine Hussein has joined our Team!

Welcome Nadine Hussein Poisson Consulting has hired Nadine Hussein B.Sc. as a full-time Computational Biologist. Nadine has joined us having completed the Bachelors of Science in Ecology program at the University of Calgary and an internship with Poisson Consulting.

Ayla Pearson has joined our Team!

Welcome Ayla Pearson Poisson Consulting has hired Ayla Pearson M.Sc. as a full-time Computational Biologist. Ayla is joining us having completed the Master of Data Science program at UBC, the Haida Gwaii Institute’s program in Natural Resource Science, and a degree in Chemistry from the University of Victoria.

Team

Research

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Joe Thorley

Senior Computational Biologist

Data Analysis, Software Development, Study Design

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Robyn Irvine

Senior Statistical Ecologist

Invasive Species, Ecological Disturbance

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Ayla Pearson

Intermediate Computational Biologist

Data Management, Software Development, Web Development

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Seb Dalgarno

Intermediate Computational Biologist

Data Analysis, Software Development, Web Development

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Evan Amies-Galonski

Intermediate Computational Biologist

Data Collection, Database Design, GIS

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Andrea Kortello

Intermediate Ecologist

Conservation Ecology, Data Collection, Technical Writing

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Nadine Hussein

Junior Computational Biologist

Data Management, Conservation Ecology

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Nicole Hill

Intern

Data Analysis, Population Dynamics

Admin

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Charley Jolley

Administrator

Communications, Project Management

Data Analysis

Bayesian and Maximum Likelihood

Database Design

SQLite

Software Development

R Packages and Shiny Apps

Contact

We are based out of Haida Gwaii and Nelson, British Columbia