Marc Sayce

Data analyst

Email: Marc.Sayce@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Tel: +44 (0)300 067 5600
Tel (direct): +44 (0)300 067 5729

Address:
Alice Holt Lodge
Farnham
Surrey GU10 4LH
UK

Marc has worked for Forest Research for 15 years in various roles, majoring in data capture and management and he has been in his current position for 5 years within the Forest Mensuration, Modelling and Forecasting Science Group.

Current role

Sample Plot and Project Data Analysis Support Officer
Part of Marc’s role is to look after and maintain the Sample Plot database. Forest Research has an extensive Sample Plot network with data going back over 100 years. His role is to manage the data, check for errors and provide data to statisticians and modellers to help them with their work. He also provides data management, analysis and processing support to members of the FMMF group with projects they are working on.

Current projects

Sample Plot Database

  • Database Manager
  • Managing the Sample Plot Database

Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) bioenergy LCA

  • Preparation of graphs and tables
  • Assistance with report

NRW Carbon Positive Project

  • Preparation of graphs and tables
  • Assistance with report

Main recent publications and knowledge exchange activities

Contract and project reports

Matthews, R.W., Mackie, E.D. and Sayce, M. (2017) Natural Resources Wales Carbon Positive Project: greenhouse gas emissions and removals from woodlands on the NRW estate. Final project report to Natural Resources Wales. Forest Research: Farnham.

Matthews, R.W., Razauskaite, R., Hogan, G.P., Mackie, E.D., Sayce, M. and Randle, T.J. (2017) The CARBINE model: a technical description. Report prepared for BEIS. Forest Research: Farnham.

Matthews, R.W., Mortimer, N.D., Lesschen, J.P., Lindroos, T.J., Sokka, L., Morris, A., Henshall, P.A., Hatto, C., Mwabonje, O., Rix, J., Mackie, E.D. and Sayce, M. (2015) Carbon impact of biomass consumed in the EU: quantitative assessment. Final project report, project: DG ENER/C1/427. Forest Research: Farnham.

Matthews, R., Mortimer, N., Mackie, E., Hatto, C., Evans, A., Mwabonje, O., Randle, T., Rolls, W., Sayce, M. and Tubby, I. (2014) Carbon Impacts of Using Biomass in Bioenergy and Other Sectors: Forests. Final Report for Department of Energy and Climate Change. Revised 2014. Forest Research: Farnham.

]Matthews, R., Mortimer, N., Mackie, E., Hatto, C., Evans, A., Onesmus, M., Randle, T., Rolls, W., Sayce, M., Tubby, I. (2012) Scottish Government biomass incentives review: best use of wood fibre. Forest Research, Farnham

Matthews, R., Craig, I., Mackie, E. and Randle T (2011) Estimating the woodfuel potential of Woolhope Dome. Final Report to Forestry Commission England and Natural England. Forest Research, Farnham.