First Name   Teresa
     
Last Name   Thorpe
     
University or Association   University of North Carolina - Wilmington
     
City, State   Wilmington , NC
   
Position Research Biologist, Center for Marine Science
   
Insitution of Highest Degree King's College, London; Ph.D.
   
Email
   
Phone   work 910.962.2349
   
Expertise Sector Living Marine Resources
   
Area of Expertise Fisheries
   
Other Expertise Estuary and Wetland Habitat; Invasive Species
   
Language Fluency (Other than English)
   
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Expertise Profile

 Dr. Thorpe’s primary research interests are:

1.  Shark/fish/turtle bycatch mitigation associated with commercial fisheries. 

2.  Delineation of essential shark habitat along various habitat gradients.  Application of results to species-specific management plans, habitat conservation and restoration of degraded areas.

3.  Reproductive life history of sharks.


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