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Scott Ator

Scott Ator works as a Hydrologist for the USGS MD-DE-DC Water Science Center.

Professional Experience

  • I have been a hydrologist with the U.S. Geological Survey in Baltimore, Maryland since 1994, including a Research Hydrologist from 2005 through 2010. My work has focused primarily on the design, implementation, and analysis and interpretation of results of water-quality and geochemical studies (including major-ion chemistry, nutrients, and pesticides) in streams and groundwater at multiple spatial

Education and Certifications

  • MS, Environmental Science and Policy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2003

  • BS, Geology, summa cum laude, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1994

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