Institute of the Environment, University of Arizona
Sarah LeRoy joined the SWCCN staff in September 2011 and has a background in both ecology and paleoclimatology. Her previous research experience involves reconstructing past precipitation using both lake sediments in the Peruvian Amazon and isotopes in Australian and Peruvian trees. Her current research interests include climate change and its impacts on ecosystems and vegetation.
Her duties as Website Editor for SWCCN include posting weekly news summaries for the Southwest, writing weekly blogs and recruiting guest bloggers, updating events and feature articles, and editing website content.