Claire Baker is a junior from Bucksport, Maine studying Marine Science and Environmental Science at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. She has been working with her professor and advisor Dr. Erikson on quantifying the forest canopy baseline and elevation trends at Sebago Lake, Maine and Mt. Washington, New Hampshire. They are using hemispherical photography and digital analysis for data collection. Baker’s short term plans are to complete her degrees and finish her current project. Her long term goals are to find a position in the field of marine science after graduation.
Baker is a 2020 Undergraduate Scholarship in Marine Sciences recipient.