I would like to introduce you all to Nathan Seibert who is the recipient of the new Iowa Woodland Owner’s Association Iowa State Forestry Scholarship for 2015. Nathan is a senior majoring in forest Ecosystem Management. He is a member of Xi Sigma Pi Forestry Honor Society, ISU Forestry Club, Timbersports and the Society of American Foresters. Nathan currently works for the Army Corps of Engineers as a Park Ranger/Natural Resource Specialist and intends on working for the Corps after graduation. He is a native born Iowan and grew up in Linden, IA. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, trapping and other outdoor activities.
His past experiences before getting an internship with the corps include an internship with Dallas County Secondary roads department, Dan’s Custom landscapes on a tree crew and the Iowa DNR. He continues to be actively involved in volunteer work that has to deal with natural resources.
His senior project was creating an Ash removal plan for Hickory Grove Park.
Included is a picture of Nathan Seibert with the IWOA Forestry Scholarship received Apr 25. Chuck Semler, President, represented the IWOA.