Scott Hotchkiss

Mr. Hotchkiss holds a Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources Management from Colorado State University and has over fifteen years of experience related to forest and resource management.

He has worked for a number of private companies and government entities performing a wide range of field services including: timber cruising and appraisals, timber harvest lay-out, timber harvest compliance, watershed restoration, King County Biosolids application unit layout and trail design, and Spotted Owl and sensitive plant surveys. He has also supervised field layout and marking of timber sales, and managed large timber inventory and stand exam projects on both private and federal lands.
Scott Hotchkiss 

International Forestry Consultants, Inc. (INFO) offers a comprehensive range of professional forestry, mapping, and arboricultural services. We assist clients concerned with the management, acquisition, utilization, and protection of forest resources. Our clients include large and small private land owners, conservation organizations, and government agencies. With its wide range of technical expertise, INFO handles complex natural resource projects from start to finish. A sampling of services provided to clients include:

Forest Management

  • Forest management administration and planning
  • Assistance with state and local forest practices permitting and compliance
  • Timberland acquisition feasibility studies

Inventory and Appraisal

  • Timber cruise design and implementation
  • Timber appraisals


  • Urban tree protection plans and management
  • Tree and understory plant inventories including invasive species
  • Appraisal of urban tree damage and loss
  • Litigation assistance

Mapping and GIS

  • Forest and habitat mapping
  • Aerial photo interpretation
  • Geographic information system database development and analysis

INFO is committed to the sustainable management, use and development of forest resources and the protection of trees in the urban environment.

Scott HotchkissAfflilation
American Society of Consulting Arborists
International Society of Arboriculture
Society of American Foresters

Certified Arborist in WA
Certified Forester in WA
Certified Qualified Tree Farm Inspector in WA
Licensed Real Estate Broker in WA
Certified SAF Forester

Contact Scott Hotchkiss

Contact Scott Hotchkiss

International Forestry Consultants, Inc.
11415 NE 128th St
Suite 110
Kirkland, Washington  98034
Phone: (425) 820-3420
Fax: (425) 820-3437


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Washington