James Cloern (firstname.lastname@example.org) leads this
USGS team that collects water quality measurements in San Francisco Bay. He is an
aquatic ecologist who began working for the USGS in 1976. Jim has BS (1970) and MS (1973)
degrees in zoology from the University of Wisconsin, and a Ph.D. in zoology/limnology from
Washington State University (1976). He has experience conducting research in lakes, streams,
and estuaries, using field measurements and numerical modeling to identify the patterns and
mechanisms of ecosystem variability. Check out Jim's curriculum vitae and
publication list and USGS professional page.