Member List

Coordinators

Herr, Dorothee
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
Howard, Jennifer
Conservation International (CI)
Isensee, Kristen
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the United Nations Educational, Social, and Cultural Organization (IOC-UNESCO)
Pidgeon, Emily
Conservation International (CI)
Valdes, Luis
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the United National Educational, Social, and Cultural Organization (IOC-UNESCO)

Policy Members

Bonells, Marcela
Scientific & Technical Support Officer, Ramsar Convention Secretariat — Policy expert
Codero, Doris
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) – Forestry expert
Crooks, Steve
ESA-PWA — Salt Marsh, Coastal Wetlands — Sedimentology expert
Emmer, Igino
Silvestrum — Policy, forestry and climate change expert
Emmett-Mattox, Steve
Restore America’s Esutaries — Policy expert
Fourqurean, James
Florida International University — Marine and estuarine ecologist, seagrasses expert
Herr, Dorothee
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) — Policy expert
Howard, Jennifer
Conservation International (CI) – Marine climate change expert
Kauffman, Boone
Oregon State University — Mangroves, research ecologist, tropical wetlands and forests expert
Laffoley, Daniel
Marine Science and Conservation, Global Marine & Polar Programme, IUCN — Climate change policy expert
Lee, Donna
Independent Consultant — International climate change policy and negotiations, AFOLU / LULUCF, and REDD+ expert
Murray, Brian
Nicholas Institute of Environmental Policy Solutions and the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University — Policy and economics expert
Pidgeon, Emily
Conservation International (CI) — Environmental engineering and coastal oceanography expert
Streck, Charlotte
Climate Focus — Policy expert
Trines, Eveline
Scope14+ — Policy, LULUCF, and UNFCCC expert
Ulate, Ricardo
Conservation International (CI) — Policy expert

Scientific Members

Alongi, Dan
Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) — Mangroves expert
Cifuentes, Miguel
Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE) — Mangroves expert
Copertino, Margareth
Fundação Universidade Federal do Rio Grande (FURG) — Seagrass expert
Crooks, Steve
ESA-PWA — Salt Marsh, Coastal Wetlands — Sedimentology expert
Duarte, Carlos
Instituto Mediterráneo de Estudios Avanzados and The University of Western Australia – Marine ecologist and seagrass expert
Emmer, Igino
Silvestrum — Policy, forestry and climate change expert
Fortes, Miguel
Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines — Policy expert
Fourqurean, James
Florida International University — Marine and estuarine ecologist, seagrasses expert
Giri, Chandra
USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center — Mangrove expert
Herr, Dorothee
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) — Policy expert
Howard, Jennifer
Conservation International (CI) – Marine climate change expert
Hutahaean, Andreas
Research Center for Coastal and Marine Resources (KKP) – Expert on Blue Carbon in Indonesia
Johnson, Beverly
Bates College — Stable isotope geochemistry and tidal salt marsh expert
Kairo, James
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute – Expert in mangrove management
Kauffman, Boone
Oregon State University — Mangroves, research ecologist, tropical wetlands and forests expert
Kennedy, Hilary
School of Ocean Science, Bangor University — Chemical oceanography and seagrasses expert
Lovelock, Catherine
U. Queensland — Botony, ecology and ecophysiology of coastal plant communities expert
Marbà, Nuria
Research Council of Spain at the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies — Seagrass expert
Megonigal, Patrick
Smithsonian Institution — Biogeochemistry and wetland ecology expert
Morris, James
University of South Carolina — Biology and marine science expert
Murdiyarso, Daniel
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) – Forest meteorology expert
Pidgeon, Emily
Conservation International (CI) — Environmental engineering and coastal oceanography expert
Quesada, Marco
Conservation International (CI) – Marine and coastal resource management expert
Rahman, Faiz
Indiana University – Remote sensing expert
Ralph, Peter
University of Technology Sydney — Plant biology, climate change, and seagrass expert
Saintilan, Neil
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and New South Whales (NSW) Office of Environment and Heritage — Wetland ecology and seagrasses expert
Simard, Marc
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) —Remote sensing expert
Telszewski, Macie
jIndependent Advisor — Environmental science and marine carbon cycle expert
Wagey, Tonny
Agency for Marine Fisheries and Research, Indonesia; Arafura and Timor Seas Expert Forum (ATSEF) — Policy expert