Biological Scientist I
B.S. Marine Biology and Environmental Studies, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL
Conservation and restoration research, marine and freshwater invertebrate research, and freshwater fish and plant monitoring
Amanda was a crew member for EPA's National Rivers and Streams Assessment from 2018-2019 and worked on Lake Apopka restoration efforts of submerged aquatic vegetation in collaboration with UF and St John's River WMD from 2018-2020. Currently, Amanda is working to collect freshwater-based metadata for Terra-CAT, as well as assisting on a major bank restoration project on the Peace River and a Threats Assessment and Fish Assemblage study on the Myakka River.