Steve Nix is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed stories on forestry for more than 19 years. He has worked for a private forestry consulting company, managed a county forestry and wildfire program in Randolph County, Alabama, and researched, analyzed and written about forest resources in the southern United States during nearly 20 years as a forest resources analyst for the state of Alabama. Nix's articles and data have appeared or been quoted in numerous newspapers, natural resource magazines, and U.S. Forest Service technical reports. Nix is a member of the Society of American Foresters.
Steve Nix has a bachelor's degree in forest resource management from the University of Georgia. He has earned certificates including:
Nix was also an Alabama Registered Forester, a distinction he held after passing an Alabama State Board of Registration for Foresters exam.
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