Christine Baumann Feurt, Ph.D.
Dr. Christine Feurt works on the coast of Maine where she is the Director of the Coastal Training Program for the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve and Director of the Center for Sustainable Communities in the Department of Environmental Studies at the University of New England. Her work focuses on applying Collaborative Learning and other environmental communication methods to implement community based ecosystem management and a sustainability science approach to research. She works with coastal... Read More
outreach and communication strategies to facilitate ecosystem management
watershed management and coastal management. Science translation and science to management application in coastal and marine systems.
Chair, Department of Marine Sciences
Director, Center for Excellence in the Marine Sciences
Henry L. & Grace Doherty Professor of Marine Sciences
Editor-in-Chief, Aquaculture (Elsevier)
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Swedish Royal Academy of Agriculture & Forestry Wallenberg Professor, University of Gothenburg
Costa-Pierce has a 40-year career in the marine and freshwater sciences. His overall research interest is in "Ocean Food Ecosystems: how seafood systems throughout the world interact with marine ecosystems, fisheries, aquaculture, and people. He has worked throughout the world and in the USA at state and private universities, and at research organizations from Asia to Africa, and from Hawai'i to Maine. He is a pioneer of the field of "Ecological Aquaculture" and helped build FAO's "Ecosystem Approach to... Read More