Jen Karberg is the Director of Research and Partnerships at the Nantucket Conservation Foundation and a wetland and coastal ecologist. She conducts research projects focused on ecology and restoration on Nantucket Island, particularly in wetlands and coastal areas. She also oversees and facilitates the Research Program of NCF. NCF is a non-profit land conservation group on the island of Nantucket. NCF owns over 1/3 of the island and employees a full time ecology staff. Our land management and stewardship is rooted in our ecological work.