Laura Brophy

Type: 
Scientist
Organization: 
Institute for Applied Ecology, Estuary Technical Group, Green Point Consulting
Description: 

Laura Brophy provides state and regional leadership in coastal wetland restoration and conservation for Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. She has over 25 years of field experience in habitats ranging from Pacific Northwest coastal forests and estuaries to tropical rainforests and high desert. Laura's project focus is dual-scale, including basin scale strategic planning and site-scale restoration design, monitoring and implementation. At Oregon State University's College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, she conducts and directs research to advance restoration science and bridge the research-application divide.

Category: 
Marine/Coastal Ecosystem Impacts, Vegetation Modeling, Estuaries, Environmental Monitoring