Hi Women in Wood! My name is Natalie, and I am an Urban Forester! There....I said it! When I was attending University, urban forestry was not a “thing”. I grew up in New Brunswick where trees were just a part of our lives and did not require a lot of work to keep them healthy and thriving. In deciding on my career path, I had it narrowed down to two choices...physiotherapy or forestry. Physiotherapy would have fed my compassion for people and forestry was something I felt. I
Ladies of Landsat is a Twitter-based organization that got its start officially in 2018. Led by a group of women hoping to increase inclusivity in the field of remote sensing and earth observation, we have grown our following to over 5,000 members since we first began! Our efforts include a weekly Twitter series highlighting research led by women in remote sensing, in-person and virtual networking events, conference symposiums, member highlight videos with the USGS, and more.