Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Scientist Profile – Dr. Sarah Praskievicz
A passionate expert in hydrology (the scientific study of water), Sarah Praskievicz, Ph.D. is an accomplished Associate Professor and researcher at UNC Greensboro. Hailing from the woods of rural Maine, Dr. Praskievicz grew up without secure access to running water, but with an active appreciation for the outdoors and for the integral role water plays in nature. Her formative experiences growing up led her to dive deep into scientific studies of water resources and the relationships between human affairs and nature.