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K. L. Knee Assoc Professor Environmental Science

Sc.B. with honors in Environmental Science, Brown University, 2002

PhD in Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, 2010

Favorite Spot on Campus
Battery Kemble Park
I am an interdisciplinary environmental scientist whose research focuses on how human activities and land use (agriculture, oil and gas extraction, urbanization, etc) affect water quality. I am also interested in tracing groundwater-surface water interactions with natural tracers (radium and radon). When I'm not doing science, I enjoy getting out in nature with my dog and my daughter, swimming, reading, and random adventures near and far.
See Also
Knee Ecohydrology Lab
For the Media
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Fall 2021

  • ENVS-150 Nature of Earth

  • ENVS-150 Nature of Earth

  • ENVS-500 Ecohydrology

Spring 2022

  • ENVS-150 Nature of Earth

  • ENVS-150 Nature of Earth

  • ENVS-310 Environmental Methods