Scott Nygren

Director of Field Operations

Scott Nygren is the Director of Field Operations for the Orange County Water District. Scott provides operational oversight of the Prado constructed wetlands and field headquarters recharge facilities.

Scott began his OCWD in 2008 as the Wetlands Operation Supervisor. Major projects Scott has managed include re-construction of the Prado Wetlands following a flood in 2010, design and construction of open water research cells for a collaborative project with the Engineering Research Center, and re-construction of the original test cells for University of Riverside entomology research projects.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries and Wildlife from the University of Missouri and is a member of the Society of Wetland Scientists.

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