Abby Lynch

Affiliation:
USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center

Education:
Ph.D., Fisheries and Wildlife with a dual degree in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Behavior (Michigan State University), M.S., Marine Science (Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary), B.S., Biology; B.A., English Literature (University of Virginia)

Other webpage:
https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/abigail-lynch, http://thefisheriesblog.com/, http://fishonary.fisheries.org/

Research Summary: 

Abigail (Abby) Lynch is a Research Fishery Biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey's National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center in Reston, VA. She received her Ph.D. from the Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University with a dual degree in Ecology, evolutionary biology, and behavior, a doctoral specialization in environmental science and policy and a certification in college teaching. Her research interests include: large-scale assessment of inland fisheries, ecological drought, small-scale fisheries, and connections between inland and marine systems.