Jeffrey R Barbaro


Jeff Barbaro is a Supervisory Hydrologist in the New England Water Science Center. Jeff manages the Water Availability and Use section consisting of approximately 15 scientists working on diverse water-resources studies across New England and the nation. Previously he worked as a groundwater hydrologist in the MA-RI Water Science Center in Northborough, MA and MD-DE-DC Water Science Center in Dover, DE. He has experience in contaminant hydrology, hydraulic and watershed modeling and assessment, and nutrient transport in coastal areas. Jeff holds a Ph.D. in Hydrogeology from the University of Waterloo, an M.A. in Geological Sciences from Binghamton University, and a B.S. in Geology from the State University of New York, Fredonia. He has been with the USGS since 1999.