Jenny Dezso

Field Restoration Ecologist

Jenny joined the Estuary Partnership in 2016. She works with the Scappoose Bay and Lower Columbia River Watershed Councils and the Columbia Soil and Water Conservation District to identify, plan, and implement restoration projects in habitats important for Pacific salmon recovery. She is leading implementation of several projects that will restore historic floodplains and wetlands, reconstruct naturalized tributary channels, and place large wood habitat structures. Prior to joining the Estuary Partnership, Jenny was Project Manager at the Clackamas River Basin Council.  She also worked for the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and was an AmeriCorps member at The Nature Conservancy. She holds a B.A. in Environmental Science and Geography from the University of South Florida.