Katie Myers is an environmental scientist in Baltimore.

Michelle Cavanaugh is a hydrologic technician in Tuscon, Arizona.

Matthew Yergey is a fisheries biologist in Newport, Oregon.

Matthew Shank is an aquatic biologist in Yeagertown, Pennsylvania.

Sara Coleman is working at the University of North Carolina Marine Laboratory.

Matt Shank is an environmental scientist with the Susquehanna River Basin Commission.

Allison Perry was a summer naturalist for the Audubon Society and a water quality field technician for an environmental consulting firm on Martha's Vineyard, Mass., before taking a position with CDM, a consulting firm doing contract work for the EPA in New Jersey, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. She analyzes radioactive Superfund sites for the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers.

Lori Rhoades is a scientist in the Environmental Division of GeoLogics, a consulting firm outside Washington, D.C.

Tracy Scheffler has worked as a researcher with the Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee of the Chesapeake Bay Program in Annapolis, Md. She recently graduated from the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at Yale University with a master's in environmental management.

Stephen Sherman is in Alexandria, Va., with Booz. Allen & Hamilton, working as an analyst in the Defense Environmental Restoration Program.

Andy Smith is the chemistry laboratory supervisor for sample processing at ESS, an environmental consulting firm in Rhode Island.

Tara James works for URS Corporation as an environmental scientist.

Joe White is an environmental scientist with DynCorp in Washington, D.C.

Valerie Leone is in Arlington, Va., with Booz, Allen & Hamilton, working as an environmental specialist consultant for the Department of Defense. 

(Left) Heather Johnson worked as a field scientist for the Department of the Interior, studying a threatened fox species at the Channel Islands National Park in California.