April 24, 2020


Arbor Custom Analytics LLC offers data and analytics consulting services to all sized organizations in the forest products industry.

Specializations include

  • Forest analytics
  • Timberland resource assessment
  • Data management
  • Forest growth and yield modeling
  • Statistical modeling
  • Machine learning
  • Teaching data concepts to forest and natural resource professionals
  • Leveraging existing data to solve new problems
  • Independent research

Matt Russell


  • Experience in forestry and analytics research, teaching, and outreach
  • Author/co-author of over 50 peer-reviewed articles focusing on applied forestry research
  • Officer and representative of Society of American Foresters
    • A1-Inventory and Biometrics Working Group
    • Forest Science and Technology Board
  • Member of Forest Products Society and American Statistical Association


  • University of Maine. PhD in Forest Resources
  • Virginia Tech, MS in Forestry
  • Paul Smith’s College, BS in Forestry

How to Get Started

Email Matt with a description of what you’d like to accomplish.