Michelle P Katoski

Since joining the USGS in 2019, Michelle has been involved in projects related to gage networks and time series, and has also provided geospatial support for Chesapeake Bay sediment studies.



Resarch Interests

  • Statistical programming and machine learning applications for geospatial analysis and hydrologic time series in R and Python
  • Spatial pattern recognition for landscape modelling
  • Novel methods for analyzing vertical structure of forest using LiDAR



M.S. Candidate, Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)

B.S. Environmental Science, UMBC 2017


Professional Expereince

2017-2019    Research Assistant - Center for Urban Environmental Reseach and Education, UMBC

2018             Seasonal Field Technician - MD Dept. of Natural Resources, Water Quality Monitoring Division, Annapolis, MD