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Science Policy Fellow - Janessy Frometa

Implementing Organization

NOAA RESTORE Science Program


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Funding Organization

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – Gulf Research Program (NASEM - GRP)

Funding Program

NASEM Gulf Research Program Fellowships


Project Category

Human and Social

Project Actions

Education and Outreach

Targeted Resources

Human and/or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

Ms. Frometa earned an M.S. in marine biology from the College of Charleston and a B.S. in biology from the University of Florida. Prior to her fellowship, she worked as a biologist at NOAA’s Deep Coral Ecology Laboratory examining the health of deep sea coral ecosystems in the Gulf of Mexico. As part of this work, she assisted in the damage assessment following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


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