Argonne National Laboratory

Ihor Hlohowskyj, Principal Environmental Specialist, Ecology

Ihor Hlohowskyj

Environmental Specialist
- Environmental Science

Ihor Hlohowskyj provides technical assistance to the Departments of Energy (DOE), Interior (DOI), Defense (DOD), and Agriculture (USDA) and other federal agencies (such as EPA) in the assessment and evaluation of the impacts of human activities on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. He assists these agencies in their compliance with federal environmental regulations, including the Comprehensive Environmental Restoration and Cleanup Liability Act (CERCLA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), and the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

His duties include study design, collection and analysis of physical, chemical, and biological data in support of ecological risk assessments, environmental impact assessments, wetland/floodplain assessments, ESA biological assessments, and cleanup remedy identification and evaluation. Other work includes developing and conducting risk assessment training and ecological risk assessment policy and guidance development for DOE and DOD.

Awards, Honors and Memberships

  • Member of the American Fisheries Society and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
  • Navy Risk Assessment Working Group, including the Ecomonitoring Subgroup, the DOE Natural Resource Damage Assessment Steering Committee, and the DOE Ecological Risk Assessment Working Group
  • Appreciation Certificate from DOE Center for Risk Excellence, 2000
  • Certificate of Appreciation from Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center, 2003