Current Members

Dr. Pamela Grothe

B.S. Geology (Honors), UMW
M.S. Geology, University of Colorado Boulder
Ph.D. Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology

Allison Grant

B.S. Environmental Science, 2021

Research: “Redlining” and Urban Heat

Eden Rakes

Geology, 2021

Research: Near-term emission reductions from COVID-19 in Virginia

Lab Alumni

Cheyenne Palmo

B.S. Environmental Science, 2020
Currently an Environmental Education and Stewardship Specialist  with Americorps at NOAA Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary in Port Angeles, WA

Research: Oxygen isotope variation in Crassostrea Virginica shell and the Chesapeake Bay (and its tributaries): Applications to Regional Paleohydrology

Kathleen Elliott

B.S. Environmental Geology (Honors), 2019

Research: Seasonality of water isotopes in the Fredericksburg region

Andrea Moore

B.L.S. Environmental Geology, 2019
Currently a M.S. student at Florida State University studying climate change with Dr. Alyssa Atwood

Research: Mid-Holocene paleo-ENSO reconstruction using fossil coral geochemistry; building this website