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Jason Finkelstein


Jason is a hydrologist with the USGS New York Water Science Center, Coram Program Office.  Jason graduated from Dowling College in 2010 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Earth Science.  During his undergraduate studies, Jason gravitated towards learning more about both hydrology and geology.  He also showed interest in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), using the Arc software.  A student internship / employment opportunity with the USGS confirmed his passion for learning more about these areas in science.  Jason has since then graduated from Stony Brook University with a Master's Degree in Hydrogeology.  He is proficient in GIS, and recently developed the skills to write HTML and CSS code.  He has contributed towards a number of different projects while using these skills.