Dr. Heather ‘Luna’ Spence
For a decade I have been working with scientists and politicians in Mexico and the US, to promote my vision of International Sustainability Centers headquartered in Cancun, MX, to foster research and cooperation, bringing together diverse stakeholders to find mutually beneficial solutions for protecting the environment while promoting responsible development.
Support coastal sustainability research and outreach in Cancun and globally.
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Just as the order of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle helps us prioritize our actions, remember to RESPECT, RESTORE, REPLACE!
to orchestrate creative solutions for ecologic and economic sustainability using sound interdisciplinary coastal marine investigation and dynamic educational outreach
Research Subjects –
Sound, music, vibration, communication
Ecosystem dynamics and human influence
Acoustically conspicuous species
Recruitment and connectivity
Research Locations –
Sea shore and shallow waters
Coastal sites with maximum human interface
Marine Protected Areas
Research Methods –
Field surveys, monitoring
Ecological Acoustic Recorders (EARs)
Setting up Marine Passive Acoustic Monitoring Networks
Linkages of biological and physical factors
Outreach Objectives –
Build respect among government, commercial interests, scientists and environmentalists, to develop mutually beneficial strategies
Develop effective policymakers and environmental stewards
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