The National Academies of Sciences – Gulf Research Program (NAS – GRP)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2015
Dr. Henkel received her Ph.D. in ecology and evolutionary biology at Tulane University. She holds an M.S. in biology from the University of New Orleans and a B.A. in English from Stony Brook University. Her dissertation research investigated how environmental changes and habitat degradation are impacting the coastal habitats of the Gulf of Mexico and the effects these changes are having on bird populations that migrate through them.