Career Spotlight: Water Quality Specialist Melanie Harrison is…

Career Spotlight: Water Quality Specialist

Melanie Harrison is a water quality specialist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Marine Fisheries Division. She helps protect and restore threatened and endangered fish by evaluating development projects. In order to protect and restore these fish species she has to consider how climate change will impact the fish and their habitat in the future.

By: QUEST Science.

Career Spotlight: Water Quality Specialist Melanie Harrison is…

Career Spotlight: Research Technician Chris Wong is a research…

Career Spotlight: Research Technician

Chris Wong is a research technician in the labs of Todd Dawson and David Ackerly at University of California Berkeley Department of Integrative Biology. Chris has worked on a variety of research projects involving how redwoods, sequoias and other trees function. He is currently working on a research project in the Angelo Reserve in Mendocino County, California. This project examines how parts of the ecosystem at the Angelo Reserve work together. Chris’s work, which involves climbing trees, installing equipment, and collecting and analyzing samples, helps inform how trees might respond to changes in climate.

By: QUEST Science.

Career Spotlight: Research Technician Chris Wong is a research…