Abigail J. Kahler
University of Arizona
Abigail is a student at the University of Arizona (UArizona), majoring in environmental hydrology with a focus on groundwater. She is also a 2021 Goldwater Scholar and serves on her college’s subcommittee for student retention. Abigail discovered a passion for resource management while she was working as a wildland firefighter. Now, as a UArizona/NASA Space Grant intern, her research explores hydrologic model analysis for improved water resources decision support. After completing an accelerated master's program, Abigail intends to remain in the Southwest and work to engage with the public in addressing regional water concerns. In her free time, she enjoys dancing and playing music.