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Kristy L Cummings

Kristy Cummings has been working as a Biologist for the USGS Southwest Biological Science Center in Flagstaff, Arizona since 2017.

Kristy's interests include, but are not limited to, conservation and ecology of Agassiz's Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) in the Sonoran and Mojave Deserts of California and the southwestern pond turtle (Actinemys pallida) in the Mojave Desert of California. She is also a Certified Veterinary Technician in the State of Arizona working in the veterinary field for 17 years prior to coming to USGS. She graduated from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a certificate in Wildlife Management.