Andrew T. Price / Price Geographic Consulting

Price Geographic Consulting (208) 267-2975

 

Resume of Andrew T. Price

463 Perkins Lake Road

Moyie Springs,Idaho83845

(208) 267-2975 Office,  (530) 919-3376 Mobile, Text,  email

a.price@pricegeographic.com

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Objective

To provide consulting on projects requiring GIS analysis, mapping and map production.

Summary of Qualifications and Experience

  • Broad experience Geographic Information Systems (GIS), creation of mapping datasets, analysis of data and creating effective map sets, slides and exhibits.
  • Mapping for Hydroelectric, Municipal, Environmental, Re-districting, Land Planning & Development, Annexation, Mining, Agriculture
  • Photography for use in documenting infrastructure, illustrating flood effects and for a variety of purposes. Photos taken from ground or helicopter of aircraft using high-resolution digital SLR camera.  Helicopter and aeroplane navigation for project specific aerial photography.
  • Expert Civil Engineering Designer on a variety of land development projects involving water, sewer, drainage, roadways, easement, Right-of-Way, grading and plan preparation.
  • Effective use of  aerial imagery, USGS Topo Maps, digital elevation models
  • Georeferenceing of maps and aerial imagery
  • Preparation of mapping exhibits for a variety of applications

Professional Experience

Sept. 1993 to Present

Price Geographic Consulting – Moyie Springs, Idaho & Placerville, California

Principal/Geographer.   GIS projects, Data analysis, Map Exhibits, Map Atlas, Civil Design

Projects include infrastructure GIS/FIS development projects, Hydroelectric Relicensing GIS Support, Natural Resource Mapping and Analysis, Wetland and Rare plant mapping, Land Use Planning & Civil Engineering Design Services.  Aerial Photography and Image geo-referencing. Use of ArcGIS, AutoCAD Map and Civil3D, GPS data collection.  Project management, supervision of mapping staff.

Jan. 1989to Aug. 1997

Patterson Development – Placerville, California

Civil Engineering Designer.  Design and preparation of topographic maps, Tentative maps, site, grading, road, water and sewer improvements using AutoCAD and Land Development Desktop software.  Skills include digital terrain model creation, slope maps, lot layout, earthwork volumes, preparation of construction cost estimates.  Supervision of employees.

Mar. 1988to Jan. 1989

Brandley Engineering – Sacramento, California

Civil Engineering Technician. Design and draft site and grading plans, generate topographic maps from field survey data, calculate earthwork quantities, assist on survey crew, perform construction inspection and materials testing, use of AutoCad software.

Sept. 1987to Mar. 1988

California Department of Water Resources – Red Bluff, California

Project Coordinator/Contract Position. Preparation of vegetation and land use maps for the Coastal Aqueduct alignment using aerial photo interpretation methods. Prepare final mylar map sheets.  Supervision of project staff.

Dec.1986to Sept. 1987

California Department of Water Resources – Red Bluff, California

Cartographer/Research Assistant. Land use mapping of agricultural areas in the Northern District, riparian succession mapping of theSacramento River fromSacramento to Keswick dam including field verification, both using aerial photo interpretation.  Calculation of area, change detection, drafting. Performed water inflow and water use calculations and mapping for theHoneyLake watershed hydrology study.

Oct. 1985 to Nov. 1986

CaliforniaStateUniversity, Chico/California Energy Commission – Chico, California

Cartographer/ Aerial Photo Interpreter. Classification and mapping of natural vegetation associations of the Geysers Geothermal Resource Area. Project size: 260 square miles.  Aerial photo interpretation on color infrared imagery. Correction of mapping data at time of transfer to Mylar base.  Supervise project staff.

 

Education

Jan. 1983to Dec. 1985

CaliforniaStateUniversity, Chico- Chico, California

Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography.   Spatial analysis, land use/natural resource mapping, aerial photo interpretation, satellite image processing, agriculture science.

Sept. 1980to Dec. 1982

HumboldtStateUniversity- Arcata, California

General education with emphasis in botany, natural sciences and photography.

 

Professional and Personal References

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