Timothy D McCobb


Tim McCobb is a hydrologist in the USGS New England Water Science Center in Northborough, MA. Tim received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Northeastern University in 1995. He has more than 20 years of experience working on groundwater projects in southeastern Massachusetts, including research at the USGS Cape Cod Toxic Substances Hydrology field site and technical support of Dept. of Defense environmental restoration programs at Joint Base Cape Cod.  He has extensive experience in groundwater field techniques, groundwater flow modeling, and GIS.  Tim is currently working on projects that include the assessment of regional freshwater resources by using groundwater modeling, the examination of nitrogen and emerging contaminants in shallow, coastal groundwater, and the characterization of groundwater/surface-water interactions at a glacial kettle pond.