Nick Nuebel is a student of environmental science at Humboldt State University. Before transferring to HSU, he was a student of geography at Santa Rosa Junior College. He is an avid mushroom hunter, musician, and president of the HSU Mycology Club.
Over the summers of 2014 - 15, he was an intern at LandPaths, a Sonoma County-based non-profit working to connect people to the land. His duties there included mapping invasive and endangered species, maintaining a wildlife camera database, and creating maps.