Science team for Obama Administration strong one for conservation


The “Science Team” for the Obama Administration is shaping up to be one of the best ever.

In a very exciting development for ocean conservation. Dr. Jane Lubchenco will be the new leader of NOAA. She brings impeccable science credentials, policy smarts, and a passion for conservation advocacy.

The new science advisor to President Obama will be John Holdren, the director of the Woods Hole Research Center and a widely recognized expert on climate change and how to tackle this overarching for our planet.

Read the Washington Post for complete story.

Posted in NOAA, Policy.

Alyssa Isakower

Alyssa has consulted for The Ocean Project coordinating World Oceans Day since 2011 and is more excited for June 8th every year! She is interested in all things social media, and has been thrilled to work with partners of The Ocean Project around the world on exciting conservation outreach, both on the ground and online.

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