Nick Bouwes, Ecologist/Owner

Nick Bouwes received his BS at University of Wisconsin, Madison, and his MS and PhD at Utah State University.  After that he was previously employed as a fish population analyst and a biometrician/modeler for Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. Nick started ELR in 2000, and has since been working collaboratively with state, federal, tribal fisheries agencies and NGOs to review and develop status and effectiveness monitoring programs and restoration approaches addressing NOAA and USFWS Biological Opinions and Recovery Plans and the Northwest Power Planning Councils Fish and Wildlife Program throughout the Columbia River Basin.