Science Research

Joy B. Zedler

Pacific Estuarine Research Laboratory, San Diego State University
San Diego, California

Klaus O. Richter, Ph.D.

King County Natural Resources Division
Seattle, Washington
Dr. Klaus Richter is a Senior Ecologist in King County, Washington’s Natural Resources Division, specializing in wetland issues.

William J. Mitsch, Ph.D.

The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
Dr. William J. Mitsch is a Professor of Natural Resources and Environmental Science at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.

Mark Brinson, Ph.D

East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina
Mark Brinson is a Professor of Biology at East Carolina University.

Keel Kemper

Assistant Regional Wildlife Biologist, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
Waterville, Maine
Keel Kemper is an award winner in the Science Research category for his contributions to wetland conservation in Maine.

Loren M. Smith

Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Dr. Loren M. Smith is regarded by his peers as the top authority on playa wetlands and one of the world’s leading scholars on wetland ecosystem science.

Christopher Craft

Indiana University
Bloomington, Indiana
ndiana University Janet Duey Professor of Rural Land Policy Dr. Christopher Craft is a world-renowned wetlands scientist.