Bryanna Thiel

Former Graduate Student (2012-2014);
MSc in Soil Science



  • MSc Soil Science (UBC, 2014)
  • BSc Global Resource Systems (UBC, 2009)
  • Introduction to Organic Soil Management & Nutrient Cycles, Certificate (OFIBC, 2012)

Thesis Project: 

Thiel, B. (2014) Evaluating farm hedgerows for their climate change mitigation potential in the lower Fraser River delta of British Columbia

For more information on this project, visit Bryanna’s project page.

Affiliations: Delta Farmland and Wildlife Trust (See p.3 of this DFWT Newsletter for an article about the Hedgerow’s project)

Source of research funding: BC Agriculture Research and Development Corporation (ArdCorp)


  • 2014 Noel Roddick Service Award
  • 2014 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award
  • 2013-2014 Richard Claxton Palmer Scholarship
  • 2013 Tronia Post-Secondary Scholarship (Tronia Systems Ltd)
  • 2013 Tim Armstrong Memorial Bursary (BC Farm Writer’s Association)