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Erin N Coenen

Erin Coenen is a Hydrologist with the Upper Midwest Water Science Center in Mounds View, MN.

Erin Coenen is a Hydrologist with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Upper Midwest Water Science Center in Minnesota. Since joining the USGS in 2014, she has worked within the River and Coastal Processes team in regional and national studies. Her work focuses on suspended-sediment transport and has spent multiple field seasons collecting suspended sediment, bed load, bed material, and water quality samples. She supports the maintenance of hydroacoustic equipment in surface water studies and assists with developing statistical models to predict the fate and transport of sediment in the environment. Some of her other project work includes bathymetry surveys, stream restoration, sediment oxygen demand rates, and database management.