D. Chad Middleton Durkin
D. Chad Middleton Durkin attended Punahou School in Hawai‘i and received a Bachelor of Science degree from the Evergreen State College in the year 2000. He has extensive training with Ocean Arks International in the design and operation of constructed wetland technology. His experience includes biological design, project management, construction supervision, operations, education, curriculum design, public outreach, and water quality sampling. Previous to his work with Natural Systems Inc. he was refuge manager of Kure atoll, summer 1997, worked as a stream ecologist with the US Geological Survey NWQA program on O‘ahu, summer 1999, 2000, interned with the Army Environmental native plant conservation team in the mountains of the Waianae and Ko‘olau ranges, and sampled water quality with Aecos inc.