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Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Candie Wilderman, advisor

Professor of Environmental Science, and Founder and Science Director of the Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring (ALLARM), Dickinson College

Candie Wilderman, advisor

Candie C. Wilderman is a Professor of Environmental Sciences at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA. She earned a B.S. in Geology from Tufts University, an M.A. in Geology from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in Geography and Environmental Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. She is Founder and Science Director of ALLARM (Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring), a statewide service provider which provides technical and programmatic mentoring support to watershed groups and communities involved in watershed protection and restoration.

Her teaching and research interests include: operational models for community-based research, watershed assessment and management, aquatic ecology, development of protocols for volunteer monitoring of streams impacted by Marcellus Shale gas extraction, and Chesapeake Bay restoration and protection issues. She is a winner of several awards, including the 1998 Chesapeake Bay Foundation's "Environmental Educator of the Year,” the 2001 Dickinson College “Distinguished Teaching Award,” and the 2002 PA Keystone Watershed Monitoring Network Lifetime Achievement Award.