- Sr. Biologist
Amanda Lindsay has been with the Natural Resources program at UCF since 2011 where she began work as an intern doing a gopher tortoise survey. Since graduating from the University’s Environmental Science program with a Bachelor’s in Science in 2011, Amanda has developed her career as a field Biologist. She maintains compliance with environmental permits held between the University and Saint John’s River Water Management District as well as the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. These compliance actions include field data collection, invasive species management, habitat restoration activities, stormwater maintenance, and annual report writing. As a Type II Wildland Firefighter, Amanda assists in the campus prescribed burn program. In addition to field activities, Amanda assists with GIS projects, website management, and student intern activities. She is dedicated to conservation and protection of our natural lands through effective land management practices, and is passionate about Florida’s ecological health and functionality.