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Name: 
Cara Wilson, Ph.D.
Organization: 
Environmental Research Division Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Email: 
cara.wilson@noaa.gov
Bio: 
Cara Wilson is the Principle Investigator of the West Coast Node of CoastWatch and of PolarWatch. She works at the Environmental Research Division of the Southwest Fisheries Science Center in Monterey California. She was instrumental in developing the CoastWatch Satellite Course back in 2006 and has been helping to teach it ever since. Her research interests involve understanding the dynamics associated with the anomalous summertime chlorophyll blooms that develop in the North Pacific.