Laura Rachel Fields-Sommers

Biography

Laura began working at the USGS in October 2016, maintaing a newtork of stream gages and associtate hydrologic data. She has studied a variety of freshwater subjects incuding hydrochemistry, hydrology, aquatic entomology, limnology, and freshwater policy. Her rivious research included groundwater and river interactions, hydrologic tracing, and stream health. 

Education:

-M.S. in Freshwater Sciences and Technology-- University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences (Milwaukee, W.I.) from 2013-2015

-B.S. in Program in the Environment: Ecology-- University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, M.I.) from 2009-2011