Advisor: Andrew Carlson
Bethany Gaffey is an experienced researcher with a demonstrated history of working in the scientific diving field. She is currently studying Gulf Sturgeon and Climate Change while developing a communications portfolio in the School of Forest, Fisheries, & Geomatics Sciences at the University of Florida.
Skilled in marine research, outdoor guiding, and digital media, Bethany is actively pursuing a career in Science Communication. Her dream job is to connect people with nature in tangible and creative ways beyond publishing scientific papers. She looks forward to using her research experiences over the next two years to create engaging content about Gulf Sturgeon and more, highlighting the conservation efforts of this charismatic and prehistoric species.