Marie R Champagne

Marie is a Physcial Science Tech in the Geology, Minerals, Energy, and Geophysics Science Center in Menlo Park, CA. She works in the Quaternary Paleoenvironmental Research Laboratory. She focuses on optimizing pollen preparation techniques, pollen counting, general wet lab work, microfossil preparation, isotope analysis, age-depth chronologies, and lab organization and safety.

Biography

Marie Champagne first became interested in paleoclimate research at UC Berkeley. She worked with Dr. Roger Byrne on many projects focusing on the climate history of lakes. Since joining USGS as a technician, she has assisted Dave Wahl and Lysanna Anderson with various paleoecological studies.

Education:

  • B.A., Physical Geography, University of California Berkeley, 2014.