Amy Edwards Simonson

Biography

Amy Edwards Simonson is a hydrologist with the New York Water Science Center, where she measures streamflow throughout Long Island and New York City.  She has a background in geochemistry and has assisted in several water-quality projects with the USGS.  During major storms like Irene and Sandy, Amy was heavily involved in documenting peak water levels, flows, and other impacts. 

 

EDUCATION

  • 2004 - 2007: M.S. in Geology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE
  • 2000 - 2004: B.S. in Geology, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

 

EXPERIENCE

  • 2010 - Present: U.S. Geological Survey, Coram NY
  • 2007 - 2010: Dept. of Environmental Quality, Charlottesville, VA

 

TRAINING AND CERTIFICATIONS  

  • 2014: Acoustic Doppler Velocity Meters (ADVM) and Index-Velocity Methods
  • 2013: Velocity Mapping Toolbox (VMT)
  • 2012: Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP)
  • 2012: Hydrologic Engineering Centers River Analysis System (HEC-RAS)
  • 2007: Graphical Rating and Shift Application Tool (GRSAT)

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PROJECT WEBPAGES

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