Southeast Volusia Audubon Society, P.O. Box 46, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32170;

January 2019 Speaker

Dr. Cho is a Professor in the Department of Integrated Environmental Science at Bethune-Cookman University.  She holds degrees from the University of New Orleans (Ph.D. Conservation Biology; M.S. Biology) and Sungshin Women’s University, Seoul, South Korea (B.S. Biology).  Her research specialties are Ecology and Restoration of Coastal Wetland Habitat and Aquatic Vegetation and Seagrasses; and Remote Sensing for Wetlands/Aquatic Environmental Science and Limnology.  Her principal research subjects have included the submerged aquatic plants in estuarine environments along the Louisiana and Mississippi Gulf Coast and using remote sensing to survey these estuaries.  One of Dr. Cho’s most recent publications is “Post-spill State of the Marsh: Impact of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill on the Health and Productivity of Louisiana Salt Marshes.”

In addition to her teaching duties, Dr. Cho is presently overseeing a “Living Shorelines” project funded through a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  

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