Phillip Woodford


Phillip Woodford is a Hydrologic Technician for the New England Water Science Center. He received a B.S. in Environmental Science fromĀ the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2016 and an A.S. degree in Business Management from Quinsiqamond Community College in 2014. In addition Phillip holds a Vocational Certificate in Technical Drafting and Engineering with experience in 2D and 3D modeling. Phillip works operating and maintaining near real-time water quality monitoring equipment in multiple drinking water supply areas for quantifying contaminate loading of reservoirs. Phillip also has expertise in the use of custom designed automated water sampling systems for the collection of storm water run-off in both urban and forest environments. Previous work experience includes custom construction which has enabled him to design and build innovative monitoring systems. His past work managing aquatic invasive plants has given him a better understanding of aquatic biology and ecosystem interaction which Phillip utilizes when helping with annual biological sampling for the national program NAWQA. Phillip has worked with the USGS since 2016.