Cara Wilson, PhD

Job Title
West Coast and PolarWatch Node Manager
Environmental Research Division Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Node - PolarWatch
Node - West Coast
Photo of Cara Wilson

Cara Wilson is the PI 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.