Jim Henderson

Mapping Officer, M&G, IFOS

Email:  Jim.henderson@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Tel. +44 (0)300 067 5120

Silvan House
231, Corstorphine Road
EH12 7AT

Jim Henderson joined the Forestry Commission in 1980 from the Directorate of Overseas Surveys. IFOS (including M&G) moved into Forest Research in 2016.

Current role

Mapping Officer, M&G

Jim provides GIS support within Mapping & Geodata, IFOS by producing, maintaining and supplying digital data and maps to M&G customers to specified standards and requirements.

Current Projects

Ongoing projects include:

  • SDR Data collation, loading and maintenance.
  • Creation and maintenance of metadata for datasets.
  • Updating WCC map

Other projects change frequently.

Affiliations and achievements

  • Prospect FC Branch Convener
  • Prospect FC Branch Union Learning Rep, Health & Safety Rep and Equalities & Diversity Rep
  • Vice President, Prospect Civil Service Sector
  • Member of Prospect NEC
  • Member of FCTU Departmental Committee