MLML is excited to welcome Dr. Luke Gardener to the MLML community! Luke is the new California Sea Grant Extension Specialist. Along with his statewide responsibilities for the California Sea Grant, Dr. Gardner will spend his time at MLML teaching aquaculture courses, mentoring our graduate students, and conducting his own research.
Read the California Sea Grant press release here, which includes a quote from our phycologist, Dr. Michael Graham:
Dr. Gardner’s appointment to the Sea Grant Extension Specialist position and his residency at MLML validates the importance of the aquaculture industry to the citizens of California, and the important role academics and research play in developing the industry in a sustainable fashion. We are thrilled to have Luke joining our program.