Austin K Baldwin


Austin Baldwin is involved with field-based studies of surface water quality throughout Idaho. His primary focus areas include the occurrence and toxicity of organic contaminants in streams and streambed sediment, microplastics, and using real-time sensors to develop surrogate relations with water-quality constituents such as nutrients, chloride, and fecal-indicator bacteria.


M.S. Structural Geology- 2005, University of Texas at Austin

B.S. Geological Sciences- 2001, University of Texas at Austin

Juneau Icefield Research Program Environmental Science Field Course, 2000


  • American Water Resources Association (AWRA)
  • Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC)