Elliot Nelson

Elliot Nelson

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Elliot Nelson - Michigan Sea Grant Educator
Chippewa County Extension Office - Lake Superior State University

906-322-0353 (cell)



M.S. in Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan
B.S. in Biology, Michigan State University

Elliot works with coastal communities and businesses in the Eastern Upper Peninsula to apply science-based knowledge to address Great Lakes, Lake Superior, northern Lake Michigan, and northern Lake Huron issues. His district includes Chippewa, Mackinac, Luce, and Schoolcraft counties as well as statewide work in his focus areas.

Elliot’s focus areas include environmental literacy, aquaculture, water and birding trails, and resilient coastal communities.