Steve Bloedel, ACF, CF

Bloedel-Steve

Inland Forest Management, Inc.
Consulting Forester

Education: BS Forest Management, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, 1983

Background: Steve grew up in Wisconsin and gained a love for the forest while spending time in the outdoors with his grandfather as a young boy. Following graduation, Steve volunteered to the U.S. Peace Corps and spent two years working in the Philippines promoting agro-forestry projects. Upon returning to the United States, he worked seasonally for the U. S. Forest Service and as an independent contractor in the Inland Northwest. Since joining IFM in 1995, Steve has been involved in a wide range of projects including stewardship plan preparation, timber cruising and appraisals, and timber sale preparation and administration. Steve is also very knowledgeable about a variety of wildlife subjects.

Membership Affiliations – Credentials:

  • Presidential Award, Society of American Foresters, “Field Forester of the Year,” 2006
  • Member of the Society of American Foresters; (Past Selkirk Chapter Chairman, Society Councilor)
  • Member of the Association of Consulting Foresters
  • Certified Tree Farm Inspector
  • Certified Forester #323
  • Member, City of Coeur d’Alene Urban Forestry Committee
  • Member Idaho Forest Owners Association

E-mail Steve Bloedel at steveb@inlandforest.com