Travis Washburn

Title: 
Mr
First Name: 
Travis
Last Name: 
Washburn
Gender: 
Male
Position: 
PhD Candidate
Institution: 
Harte Research Institute
Country: 
USA
Email: 
twashburn@tamucc.edu
Phone: 
4175934887

Sector:

Organisms specialised in:

Deep Ocean Vertical Zones:

Involvement in policy or management:

Experience with bodies or processes:

Experience with bodies or processes - Other: 
Gulf of Mexico Alliance, Ocean Conservancy

Primary Language:

Anything other contribution: 
I took part in all phases of the Deepwater Horizon spill response and assessment work and am thus familiar with one of the worst human-caused disturbances in the deep sea to date.

Primary Expertise:

Secondary Expertise - Other: 
Ecosystem Services
3 priority science questions that need to be answered: 
How much diversity is there in the deep sea? What are the largest threats to the deep sea? What is the connectivity among regions in the deep sea?