Region: Greater Los Angeles
Project(s): Ballona Creek Revitalization Project
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Morgan Kaplan graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana – Champaign where she earned a degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Science with an emphasis in resource conservation and restoration ecology. During her undergraduate career, Morgan had a diverse set of internships which included working for the Illinois State Geologic Survey, Chicago Botanic Gardens, and creating a campus-wide program that decreases the energy used for lighting university buildings. Morgan looks forward to applying her knowledge of restoration ecology to the Ballona Creek Revitalization Project.