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Meredith Cornett

Director of Science

Duluth, MN


Meredith Cornett is the Science Director for The Nature Conservancy in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. In addition to her position with The Nature Conservancy, Cornett is an adjunct member of the graduate faculty at the University of Minnesota’s Conservation Sciences Program. Cornett’s expertise lies in climate change, forest ecology, restoration and science communications. Her current work at the Conservancy is focused on Natural Climate Solutions and Resilient and Connected Lands & Waters.

She and her family live in the Northwoods of Minnesota, where they tend bee hives, harvest sunlight and coexist with neighbor both tame and wild.

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