Occupation: Assistant Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator, The Kohala Center
Home: Kailua Kona, HI
Favorite snorkeling spot: Puako, for its coral coverage & species diversity
Favorite diving experience in Hawaii: Manta Ray Night Dive, Kona
Favorite example of symbiosis on the reef: Petroglyph shrimp and Lobe Coral
Fascinating and interesting marine creature: Manta Ray
How are reefs faring in Hawaii overall? Fair.
What are some healthy reef indicators? Fish species recruitment
Tip for protecting the reef? Wear a rashguard to reduce the amount of sunscreen washing off into the ocean.