The underwater Galapagos: The world that Darwin never witnessed

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
Location: 
SCI B 135

Dr. José Marín Jarrín is an assistant professor in Humboldt State University’s Department of Fisheries Biology. Before joining HSU, Jose worked at the Charles Darwin Foundation (CDF) from May 2016 to July 2018 as a Senior Fisheries Ecologist, with the focus on studying the life history of several commercially important fish species, the impact of El Niño events on artisanal fisheries catch and the role of mangroves for the early life stages of fishes in Galápagos. During that time, Jose was also the interim scientific coordinator for the CDF for nine months, and participated in the sharks, seabirds, seamounts and climate change programs.