Alec Cowles Bio

Alec Cowles

Coast and Community Program Hydrologist

Alec Cowles is from Oakland, CA, and attended McGill University in Montréal, QC, Canada. He graduated with a B.S. in Biology and minors in Environmental Science and Political Science. He moved down to Louisiana to get his M.S. in Coastal and Ecological Engineering from LSU.

In his free time, Alec is an avid birder and general naturalist, and is active on iNaturalist and eBird. He is also a former member of the LSU Ice Hockey team, and he is bilingual, speaking English and French.