Senior Botanist/Wetland Specialist
Emmalien has extensive experience performing botanical surveys and vegetation restoration and mitigation monitoring within both coastal and inland riparian areas. She specializes in special-status vascular and nonvascular plant species research and surveys, riparian and coastal habitat restoration planning and creation, eelgrass restoration and monitoring, and vegetation classification and mapping throughout both Oregon and California. She has over 13 years of wetland delineation experience within the Western Mountain, Valley, and Coastal regions and the Arid West region, as well as within the California Coastal Zone. In her free time she is usually gardening, baking, crafting, and enjoying the outdoors with her family.
Education: B.S., Botany; B.S., Environmental Biology
Permits Held: CDFW Plant Voucher Collecting Permit (Permit 2081 (a)-13-134-V)