Elizabeth Marchand is a Hydrologic Technician working with the USGS MD-DE-DC WSC.
2016 - Present
Groundwater Local Database Manager (LDM)
Surface-Water Monitoring and Sediment Studies (SWMSS) Team Member. Stream gaging/surface water monitoring.
Water Quality Database Administrator for the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center.
Minebank Run Stream Restoration Project, surface water quality sampling and ground water data collection.
Analytical lab management
Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer (GC-MS) Analyst - Volatile Organic Compounds.
Operation, calibration, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of GC/MS purge and trap system. Chromatogram interpretation using Chemstation software.
Operation of Gas Chromatograph-Flame Ionization Detector (GC/FID).
Groundwater Water Quality Monitoring at Edgewood Arsenal.
Water quality sampling and water level data collection. J-field Area - Edgewood Arsenal, Edgewood, MD, and Dover Air Force Base, Dover DE.
Education and Certifications
B.S. in Geography, Towson University, 1990.
Abstracts and Presentations
Olsen, L.D., Lorah, M.M, Marchand, E.H., Smith, B.L., and Johnson, M.A., 1997, Hydrogeologic, water-quality, and sediment-quality data for a freshwater tidal wetland, West Branch Canal Creek, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland: U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-560, 267p.