Scott Haire

Scott HaireMetropolitan Council Environmental Services
2400 Childs Road
St. Paul, MN 55106
scott.haire@metc.state.mn.us

Education

M. S. Water Resources Science, minor Entomology, University of Minnesota (2011)
Advisor: L. C. Ferrington, Jr.
Project Title; “Thirty Years of Benthic Macroinvertebrate Monitoring on the Upper Mississippi River”

B. S. Recreation, St. Cloud State University (1990)

Research Interest

Insect taxonomy, ecology, monitoring, and habitat management.

Currently a Senior Environmental Scientist with the Stream Monitoring Program at the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services; monitoring seven sites located on six Lower Minnesota River tributaries.

Web site: www.metrocouncil.org/environment/RiversLakes/streams/index.htm

Past Project

Effects of riparian forest harvest on instream habitat and fish and invertebrate communities (Research Assistant)
Link to page: http://mncoopunit.cfans.umn.edu/projects/riparian/

Presentation

Three Decades of Biomonitoring (1979-2007) in the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota. North American Benthological Society Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, 2010