GIS and Spatial Ecology Laboratory


Brian K. Walker, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
COE Room #503
(954) 262-3675

Digital Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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Research Focus

Utilization of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a tool to study the ecology, distribution, and spatial arrangement of benthic (sea bottom) coastal and ocean habitats and marine organisms to provide maps and other spatial information for the enhancement of knowledge, conservation, and resource management.

Research Activities

  • Spatial Ecology
  • Seafloor Characterization
  • Coral Disease Intervention
  • Management applications of scientific research
  • Coral Reef Geology

Associated Researchers and Students

Hunter Noren - Research Associate II
Alysha Brunelle - Research Associate I
Elizabeth Fromuth - Grad Research Assistant II
Kristin Anderson - Grad Research Assistant I
Samantha Buckley - Graduate Research Assistant I
Thomas Ingalls - Graduate Research Assistant I
Brook Enright - Graduate Research Assistant I
Brooke Campbell - M.S. Marine Science Student
Mollie Sinnott - M.S. Marine Science Student
Alain Pierre-Louis, M.S. Marine Science Student