Our Staff

Nate Lawrence

Ecosystem Scientist

(608) 448-6432 ext. 213

As Savanna Institute’s Ecosystem Scientist, Nate Lawrence will investigate agroforestry’s impact on ecosystem services, such as carbon sequestration and reducing water pollution. He recently completed a PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Iowa State University where his research focused on soil greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient leaching. Nate is an eager hunter and angler who enjoys free lessons in patience and humility from Wisconsin’s wildlife. He grew up in Central Illinois and spent his youth at Allerton Park where Savanna Institute runs the 4-H Memorial Camp demonstration field.