Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
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Robert Van Lonkhuyzen
Terrestrial Ecologist
Ecological Assessment and Measurement Team
B.A., Biology, Trinity Christian College, 1990.
Current Role
Terrestrial Ecologist, Ecological Resources and Systems Program, Ecological Assessment and Measurement Team.
Research in wetland management, ecological restoration, natural resource management; field studies for biodiversity surveys, protected species management, ecological risk assessment, and wetland assessment.
Career Highlights
  • 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.