mehling_biosmallI am a scientist, photographer, and educator focused on acquatic resources, community building, and children’s environmental health.

I do this work as a Visiting Scholar at Carnegie Mellon University’s Learning Media Center/HCII and Director of Applied Research & Public Science, BiodiverCITY Pittsburgh. Before my current roles, I was a sustainability and ecosystems professor at Rachel Carson’s alma mater: Chatham University.


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