Kara Pellowe

Photograph of Kara Pellowe in a boat on the water.Education:
Ph.D. student in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, University of Maine
M.Sc. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University
M.A. in Sociology, Brown University
B.Sc. in Environmental Science, Cornell University 

Advisor:  Dr. Heather Leslie

Email Address:  kara.pellowe@maine.edu

Phone:  303.895.7674

Location:   Marine Culture Laboratory 8, Darling Marine Center

Website:  https://umaine.edu/leslie-lab/

Research:  I study social-ecological resilience of small-scale fisheries in Baja California Sur, Mexico. I’m interested in understanding how ecological processes, together with human activities, affect ecological function and the delivery of valuable ecosystem services.