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Instructor Mallory N. Gilbert
Mallory N. Gilbert, PWS, CPSS, CPESC (Mal) has been a private consultant since 1986 and has more than thirty-five years of professional experience in plant sciences, natural resources management, and wetland and soil sciences. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry and Forestry Facilities Design (1972) and a Master of Science degree in Agronomy/Soil Physics (1975), both from the University of Connecticut. Mal has authored numerous environmental reports, publications, and regulations for a variety of state, federal, and private organizations. In addition, he has worked as a contributing scientist contractor for the former U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station (WES) in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Mal has edited and published The Land Judging Guide for Vermont (third and fourth editions), has authored portions of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Environmental Laboratory Engineer Research and Development Center, Wetlands Research Program: Wetlands Engineering Handbook (ERDC/EL TR-WRP-RE-2) and, most recently, served on the peer review panel for the "Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual: Northcentral and Northeast Regions." Mal is currently serving as Ethics Committee Chair for the Society of Wetland Scientists Professional Certification Program, Inc. (SWSPCP). He has also served the SWSPCP as an Executive Board Member, as President Elect (2007-2008), President (2008-2009), and Immediate Past President (2009-2010).
Wetland Courses Taught by Mallory N. Gilbert
Past Students Review Mallory N. Gilbert's Teaching Style
"Excellent and engaging instructor, knowledgeable."
"Mal's passion for this work is palpable."
"Very engaging and easy to understand."
"Very helpful; pointed out key features in soils."
"Amazing speaker and teacher."
"Great energy! And great tips from experience."
"Great, very friendly, fun and knowledgeable."
"Very supportive and enthusiastic."
"Excellent! Very helpful and knows his stuff."
Other Wetlands Classes Offered by Rutgers
Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules
Identification of Tidal Wetland Plants
Identification of Wetland Plants in Winter
Introduction to Wetland Identification
Vegetation Identification for Wetland Delineation (North and South Sessions)