Stephanie Carlson
Professor and A.S. Leopold Chair in Wildlife Biology
UC Berkeley Department of Environmental Science, Policy, & Management
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As a freshwater ecologist, Stephanie studies the population dynamics of salmon. Much of her work takes place in the cannabis producing regions of Northern California.



Carah, J. K., Howard, J. K., Thompson, S.E., Short Gianotti, A. G., Bauer, S.D., Carlson, S. M., Dralle, D. N., Gabriel, M., Hulette, L., Johnson, B.J., Knight, C. A., Kupferberg, S., Martin, S., Naylor, R., and Power, M.


Investment in research, policy and governance can address negative impacts of cannabis cultivation to the environment.