Elizabeth MacLennan

Fact Checker

Knoxville, TN

Elizabeth MacLennan

Expertise

Earth Sciences, Climate Change, Geography

Education

University of Tennessee

Introduction

  • Researched paleoclimate changes in the Caribbean.
  • Conducted field work in Belize on understanding past climate through lake sediment.
  • Academic editor in the earth sciences.

Experience

Elizabeth works freelance editor, both for academic manuscripts and general nonfiction works. She focuses on using knowledge on past climate systems to understand how future climate change may impact people and the environment. In graduate school, she conducted research on understanding past climate conditions in changes through various proxies in lake sediment in the Caribbean.

Education

Elizabeth received a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Sustainability and a Master of Sciences in Physical Geography from the University of Tennessee.

A Message from Elizabeth MacLennan

I'm passionate about making that information about the natural environment readily available to everyone. Once we understand the current environmental issues we are facing, we can move towards solving them.

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