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Roy C Bartholomay

Roy Bartholomay is the Director of the USGS Idaho Water Science Center.

Roy previously served as the Chief of the USGS Idaho National Laboratory Project Office and as the Water-Quality Specialist and Chief of the Huron Programs Office of the USGS South Dakota Water Science Center. His scientific research involves studies on groundwater geochemistry and water quality. 

Education and Certifications

  • B.S., Geology, 1987, North Dakota State University

  • M.S., Geology, 1990, Idaho State University

  • USGS Western Region Managers Development Program, 2001

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • Tobacco Root Geological Society

  • Idaho Academy of Sciences

Honors and Awards

  • U.S. Department of the Interior Meritorious Service Award, 2020

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government