Who We Are

Who We Are

Sara Grove, PhD (Restoration Ecologist)

Sara Grove, PhD (Restoration Ecologist)

Phone: 
408.458.3255
Email: 
Expertise: 
Restoration Ecology
Location: 
San Francisco Bay Area

Dr. Sara Grove is a senior restoration ecologist and project manager in the San Francisco Bay Area office of H. T. Harvey & Associates with 10 years of experience. Recipient of numerous grants, scholarships, and academic awards, she has conducted research and worked on projects in a range of California and Pacific Northwest ecosystems including grasslands, montane meadows, oak woodlands, coastal prairies, sagebrush-steppe, riparian areas, fen wetlands, and coniferous forests. Her work has been in regional and national public lands in California, including in Yosemite and Pinnacles National Parks as well as in Washington and Arizona As a National Science Foundation-funded postdoctoral researcher, she investigated the impacts of a widespread invasive plant on native plant restoration and ecosystem processes in Washington State. She has served as a reviewer for numerous publications including Restoration Ecology, Ecological Applications, and Forest Ecology and Management.  

As a project manager and senior restoration ecologist Sara applies her expertise in habitat restoration, urban ecology, and management of invasive plants to client projects. Sara is skilled at building strong collaborative relationships with agencies, conservation organizations, landowners, and academic institutions.