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Lois J. Pfeffer

Environmental Coordinator


  • Interdisciplinary Team Leader
  • National Environmental Policy Act analysis
  • Project Planner
  • Quicksilver Economics Program Analysis
  • Minerals Administration


  • Bachelor of Science, Forest Resources with forest soils emphasis. College of Forestry. University of Minnesota

Special Recognition

  • Certificate of Merits for outstanding effort in completion of the Phase I Forest Plan amendment analysis and administrative record. 2001; for extra effort in developing and implanting Phase I of the Forest Plan “Fit-It” Plan. 2000; and various performance related recognition for NEPA program of work accomplishments for the Black Hills National Forest.
  • Most Innovative Success award for "Native American Employee Program" 1992, Humbolt National Forest, Forest Supervisor award.


Lois has performed IDT leader/environmental coordinator work in Regions 2, 4, 5 and 9. She has worked mainly on green timber sale projects, with some salvage removal projects, Forest Plan amendments, and large mine associated mineral exploration proposals.

Lois has acted as a minerals administrator in Forest Service Region 4 for hard rock mine and exploration projects and in Region 1 for small mining operation compliance.

Lois has been a TEAMS employee since 2002.

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