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Anya Nova Metcalfe

Anya Metcalfe is a stream ecologist specializing in aquatic insect taxa of the Colorado River Basin. Her research investigates the role of insect life cycles and natural history in the structure of aquatic communities on landscape scales.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Experience

  • 2012 - present | Ecologist - US Geological Survey, Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center, Flagstaff, AZ

  • 2011-2013 | Curatorial Assistant - Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ

  • 2011-2012 | Field Technician - Spring Stewardship Institute, Flagstaff, AZ

  • 2010 | Respect the Rio interp ranger - Americorps/US Forest Service, Santa Fe National Forest, Jemez Springs, NM

Education and Certifications

  • 2018 | M.S. Biology - Northern Arizona University

  • 2012 | B.A. Environmental Science/Adventure Education - Prescott College

Honors and Awards

  • 2015 - Western Bat Working Group Bob Berry Award

  • 2012 - Aldo Leopold Land Ethic Leader Land Steward Fellowship

  • 2011 - Sustainability scholar through the North American Mobility Program, Universidad de Guanajuato

  • 2009  - John Wesley Powell Scholarship, Prescott College

  • 2009 - Environmental and Social Justice Sholarship, Prescott College

  • 2009 - Ford Salute to Education Scholar

  • 2009 - George Snow Foundation Scholar

  • 2007 - Surfrider Foundation grant recipient

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