Ann M. Pitchford, Ph.D.Research Environmental Scientist
Phone (702) 798-2366
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2002
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas, M.S., Physics, 1978
- University of Nevada, Reno, B.S., Physics, 1975
Experience (U.S. EPA):
- 1994 - present Research Environmental Scientist, Landscape Ecology Branch, Las Vegas, NV
- 1988 - 1994 Program Manager/Supervisor, Ecosystems Monitoring Program, Las Vegas, NV
- 1984 - 1988 Geophysicist, Subsurface Monitoring Branch, Las Vegas, NV
- 1979 - 1988 Physicist, Air Quality Monitoring Branch, Las Vegas, NV
- 1978 - 1979 Environmental Scientist, Environmental Sciences Division, Region 9
Awards and Honors:
- Superior Accomplishment Recognitions (many 1980 - present)
- ORD Diversity Award, 2002
- ASTM Best Geotechnical Paper of the Year Award, 2001
- EPA Bronze Medal Recipient, 1978
ALLEN, P., M. S. NASH, R. C. Ohman, R. D. LOPEZ, J. CHRISTENSEN, A. M. PITCHFORD, N. G. TALLENT-HALSELL, AND L. C. BUTLER. Characterizing and Mapping of Ecosystem Services (CMESs) Literature Database Version 1.0. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/C-11/003, 2011. Published 4/18/11.
Pitchford, A. M., A. C. Neale, D. W. Ebert, R. D. Van Remortel, and J. D. Stark. Midwestern Streams Modeled Using Landscape Metrics: Volume 2, Preliminary Statistical Results and Models. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/X-08/016. (TIP #08-136, Internal Report), Published on 10/30/2008.
Pitchford, et al., 2005. Atlas of Pesticides and Nutrients in Small Streams of the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain during Winter and Spring Base Flow. (in preparation)
Pitchford, et al., 2005. Landscapes Approach for Assessing Stream Condition: Landscape Indicators for Pesticides Study-Mid-Atlantic Coastal Streams. (in preparation)
Ator, et al., 2003. Application of a Multipurpose Unequal Probability Stream Survey in the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain, J. of the American Water Resources Association, 39(4), 872-885.
Ator, et al., 2001. Developing Landscape-Indicator Models for Pesticides and Nutrients in Streams of the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain, and others, USGS Fact Sheet FS-157-00.
Jones, et al., 2000. A National Assessment of Landscape Change and Impacts to Aquatic Resources, a 10-Year Research Strategy for the Landscape Sciences Program, EPA/600/R-00/001.
Pitchford, et al., 2000. Testing Landscape Indicators for Stream Vulnerability to Pesticides and Nutrients: Landscape Indicators for Pesticides Study for Mid-Atlantic Coastal Streams (LIPS-MACS), EPA/600/R-00/087, 84 p.