Claire-Marie Kooi

Kooi, C., S. Matiasek, W. Smith and C. Monohan. Effect of Riparian Restoration and Cattle Exclusion as Best Management Practices for Reducing Transport of Fecal Pollution into Waterways of a Multi-use Sierra Beef Ranch. Anticipated completion Spring 2019.

Student Bio

Claire-Marie earned her B.A. in Environmental Earth Science from UC Berkeley in 2014. After graduation, she worked in the education sector and was granted the UC Berkeley DCAC/SCEC fellowship to assist low-income and minority students in pursuing higher education. Following this experience, Claire-Marie decided to return to school and is currently pursuing her M.S. in Environmental Science from CSU Chico. For her thesis, she is exploring the effects of meadow restoration on pathogen concentrations in surface waters in the Feather River watershed.