Ashlyn Sak

Ashlyn Sak

Ashlyn Sak is an American eel field technician with the Environmental Institute of Houston's research team. She is from Atlanta, Ga., and holds a B.S. in natural resource ecology and management from Louisiana State University. While in undergrad, Sak conducted research studying prothonotary warbler nest site selection and temperature effects on nestlings. Since graduating, she has worked as a field technician in New Mexico on a project studying the effects of prescribed burns and thinning treatments on breeding birds. Sak's research interests include fish morphology, mutualistic relationships, climate change, and disease ecology. During her free time she likes working out, binge watching shows, and photographing wildlife.


  • Environmental Institute of Houston

    Phone: 281-283-3950

    North Office Annex
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 540
    Houston, TX 77058-1002