First Name   Quay
Last Name   Dortch
University or Association   NOAA Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research
City, State   Silver Spring , MD
Position Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms Coordinator
Insitution of Highest Degree Ph.D.
Phone   work 301.713.3338 x157
Expertise Sector Ocean and Coastal Management
Area of Expertise Pollution, Hypoxia, and Harmful Algal Blooms
Other Expertise
Language Fluency (Other than English)
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Expertise Profile

Dr. Dortch manages a NOAA program (ECOHAB) that funds research on the causes and impacts of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs). She has conducted research on nutrient inputs and eutrophication especially with regard to HABs and hypoxia.

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