Robert Van Lonkhuyzen
Terrestrial Ecologist Specialist
Ecological Science & Environmental Risk Department
- B.A., Biology, Trinity Christian College, 1990.
Current RoleTerrestrial Ecologist, Ecological Resources and Systems Program, Ecological Assessment and Measurement Team.
CapabilitiesResearch in wetland management, ecological restoration, natural resource management; field studies for biodiversity surveys, protected species management, ecological risk assessment, and wetland assessment.
- Project management: Argonne environmental assessments for wetlands management, enhanced operations of the Advanced Photon Source, the Howard T. Ricketts Laboratory, and modernization planning.
- Principal investigator: Biodiversity studies in Osan, South Korea, including evaluations of protected species; wetland inventory and analysis at Weldon Spring Site, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Argonne site; wetland mitigation, restoration, and management at Argonne; natural areas inventory and management at Argonne.
- Awards: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Chicago Wilderness 2008 Conservation and Native Landscaping Award, Wetland Restoration.