About Linda Heerey
Linda is a Ph.D. student with Dr. John O'Sullivan, investigating the transport and fate of terrestrial based sources of microplastics into freshwater systems. With a background in Geography, she received her Bachelor's Degree from St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra, and her Master's degree from UCD. Her Master's thesis examined the fluvial processes of a stream in Achill, Co. Mayo, as part of an EPA funded project, Source-To-Sink.
Research interests involve environmental management, hydrology and fluvial geomorphology.