Regional Geologists

Regional Geologists are based in Smithers, Prince George, Kamloops, Cranbrook, and Vancouver. They monitor exploration and mining activities, and provide expertise to prospectors and mineral exploration companies. They also work in their communities to enhance understanding of local geoscience and foster a healthy and prosperous minerals sector.

Map of Regional Geologist Areas and Boundaries

Map of Regional Geologist Areas and Boundaries

Southeast: ​Fiona Katay

Phone: (250)  952-0372

Mailing address: 
100N Cranbrook Street
Cranbrook, B.C.
V1C 3P9

Southwest: ​Bruce Northcote

Phone: (604) 660-2713

Mailing address: 
Mineral Development Office
Suite 300 - 865 Hornby Street
Vancouver, B.C.
V6Z 2G3

North Central and Northeast: ​Hassan Heidarian


Mailing Address:
Suite 350 - 1011 4th Avenue
Prince George, B.C.
V2L 3H9


Northwest: Nate Corcoran

Phone: (250) 876-6707

Mailing Address:
2rd Floor - 3726 Alfred Avenue
Smithers, B.C.
V0J 2N0

South Central: Vacant

Kamloops, B.C.