Scott Fickbohm, AEA, NYS Dept of Ag & Markets
Scott Fickbohm currently works for the NYS Department of Ag & Markets (AGM) as a Regional Associate Environmental Analyst (AEA) and is the NYS Conservation Reserve Program Coordinator. As an AEA, Scott acts as a liaison and contract administrator between the Soil and Water Conservation Districts in central NY and AGM. Scott received his Bachelors in Political Science from SUNY Oneonta and his Masters in Biology and Ecology from SUNY Binghamton. Scott started work by performing field and laboratory research on the impacts of purple loosestrife on nitrogen cycling, the impacts of wetland restoration on nutrient and sediment reduction and biodiversity and direct measurement of nutrient and sediment loads from NY to PA. From 2006 through 2014, Scott served as the District Manager for the Otsego County Soil and Water Conservation District.