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Brett D Johnston


Brett D. Johnston began his career with the USGS in 2007. He has a B.S. degree in Environmental Science from the University of Central Florida. For over a decade, his studies have been focused on evaluating and using next-generation observing systems, such as those utilizing hydroacoustic or optical (attenuation, absorbance, and fluorescence) technologies, to advance the understanding of spatiotemporal dynamics in nutrients and phytoplankton communities. Presently, Brett's research centers on utilizing continuous water-quality and environmental sensors to enhance predictive capabilities for harmful algal bloom events.