Environmental Science Division (EVS)a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
Predictive environmental understanding
Irene Hogstrom
Scientific Assistant
Ecology, Natural Resources and Managed Systems Department
  • M.A., Geography and Environmental Studies, Northeastern Illinois University, 1998
Current Role
Supports several EVS National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) projects in preparation of their administrative record, including public comments. Analysis of visual impacts of utility scale energy developments using ArcReader and Google Earth Pro.
Research and support of development of environmental impact statements and other environmental assessments as they relate to landscape architecture.
Career Highlights
  • Ecologist: Ecological restoration including invasive species control, plant monitoring, and controlled burns for WTNL, Inc., 2006 to present.
  • Principal Planner: Regional and environmental planning for Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission, 1997 to 2006.
  • Landscape Designer: Design of recreational facilities and reforestation projects for the Chicago Park District, 1989 to 1994.