Alton Anderson is a hydrologist with the USGS in the New York Water Science Center. He started with the USGS as a student employee while attending the State University of New York at Albany where he received a B.S. in Geology in 1997. In New York, Alton provides support in geophysical log collection and analysis and helps oversee the cooperative, statewide observation well network. As part of the training and technology transfer program of the Office of Groundwater-Branch of Geophysics he provides geophysical support to USGS offices nationwide.