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Hallie Schwab, Conservationist

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As a Conservationist at Highstead, Hallie helps to support the work of collaborative, cross-boundary conservation in New England and eastern New York through the Regional Conservation Partnership Network. Hallie joined Highstead in May, 2017 after completing a Masters in Natural Resources at the University of Vermont where her research focused on understanding how private landowners make decisions about the future use and ownership of forests. Prior to that, Hallie developed citizen science programs to engage volunteers in ecological monitoring at Mohonk Preserve in New York’s Shawangunk Mountains, and monitored conservation easements and fee lands at a regional land trust in southeastern Massachusetts. She also holds a B.A. in Environmental Studies and French from
Amherst College.

Hallie can be reached at hschwab@highstead.net.