Career Spotlight: Earth System Scientist and Terrestrial Ecologist

Jennifer Holm is an Earth system scientist and terrestrial ecologist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She uses climate models to study how forests are changing as a result of climate change and how that may impact the future climate. She spends a lot of her day analyzing outputs of climate models and simulations, as well as collaborating with other scientists.


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